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silky envelope spun by the larvae of many insects to protect pupas and by spiders to protect eggs

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retreat as if into a cocoon, as from an unfriendly environment

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wrap in or as if in a cocoon, as for protection

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Of enormous interest for all you cocooners and burrowers is this news from Andrew Guenther of Advanced Audio Design, who recently attended the world's largest consumer electronics show in Las Vegas: The long-awaited Digital Versatile Disc (DVD) has finally gotten the nod from Hollywood.
Holm Kilburt, general manager for Sharp's microwave division, said the next generation of microwave ovens targets different consumers: specifically single-person households and cocooners who are increasingly educated about products and therefore more demanding.
In other words, luxury cocooners are disconnected, while butterflies are connected," Danziger says.
On the other hand, `90s icons like Donald Trump, Jack Welch, or Martha Stewart embody the unevolved, unemerged, self-involved luxury cocooner," Danziger explains.
On the other hand, '90s icons like Donald Trump, Jack Welch, or Martha Stewart embody the unevolved, self-involved luxury cocooner," Danziger explained.