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ghetto

ghet·to

ghetto

 
pronunciation:
ge to
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part of speech: noun
inflections: ghettoes, ghettos
definition 1: a part of a town or city in which people of a particular race or religion are forced by law to live.
definition 2: such an area where people live, not by law, but because they are poor or are discriminated against.
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