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den mother (plural den mothers)
- an adult (female) leader of a Cub Scout den
- a person who plays the role of leader or protector of a group
- As the head of the boarding school, he serves as den mother for all the new students.
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- den mother. In Princeton Wordnet. Retrieved April 24, 2009.