noun see slum II

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  • slum — I. noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1825 a densely populated usually urban area marked by crowding, dirty run down housing, poverty, and social disorganization II. intransitive verb (slummed; slumming) Date: 1884 to… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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