air-raid shelter

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Noun1.air-raid shelter - a chamber (often underground) reinforced against bombing and provided with food and living facilitiesair-raid shelter - a chamber (often underground) reinforced against bombing and provided with food and living facilities; used during air raids
chamber - a natural or artificial enclosed space
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This included introduction of hire purchase consumer protection legislation; introduction of Morrison shelters in the second world war; introduction of free school milk; and her role in the Jarrow march.
Houses and buildings were destroyed and people had to take cover in Anderson and Morrison shelters.
Speaking proudly about her design of a Morrison shelter, Raven Taylor said: "I loved making the shelter.