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hotbed of something

Fig. a nest of something; a gathering place of something. This office is a hotbed of lazy people. My class is a hotbed of nerds.
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hotbed of something

n. a nest of something; a gathering place of something. This office is a hotbed of lazy people.
See also: hotbed, of
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Hotbed investor Bill Eastwood, of Eastwood Anglo Corporate Finance, introduced the deal and in return has been appointed a non-executive director of Avocet.
THE HEART of Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter is a hotbed of success for a business that has grown to become one of the largest independent TV production companies outside London.
To learn more about the companies on this year's BioMidwest map, visit the BioMidwest Hotbed home page.
According to the RSS, Uttarakhand turned into the hotbed of conversion after it was carved out as a separate state from Uttar Pradesh.
Biotech Bay is part of a series of Hotbed campaigns, each hosted on its own BioSpace Web page.
14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today BioSpace, the leading life sciences employment and news website, launched the 2013-2014 BioForest(TM) Hotbed campaign, highlighting Washington state's thriving biotechnology sector.
30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today BioSpace, the leading life sciences employment and news website, launched the 2013-2014 Biotech Beach(TM) Hotbed campaign, highlighting San Diego and Southern California's thriving biotechnology sector.
It's the hotbed of men's field hockey in the country,'' said Hindy, whose son, Shawn, 24, has been a member of the U.
For the next 15 to 20 years, this area will be an absolute hotbed.
Alan's Auto's is one of the largest companies of it's kind in the Long Island area, a hotbed of used vehicle activity.
Device(TM) Hotbed Campaign, marking the campaign's sixth edition.
According to the Justice Department's civil rights division, the LAPD is a hotbed of racism and corruption.
Tyche will continue to pursue opportunities for acquisition of petroleum and natural gas assets within southwestern Ontario, not a hotbed of activity in the oil and gas industry.
In his infamous comments, Falwell touched on all the hotbed issues that divide Americans.
Davis & Partners has broken ground for a high-rise apartment development in an Upper East Side neighborhood that has lately been a hotbed for new luxury housing.