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gentrification definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the restoration of run-down urban areas by the middle class (resulting in the displacement of low-income residents)

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 1964 the process of renewal and rebuilding accompanying the influx of middle-class or affluent people into deteriorating areas that often displaces earlier usually poorer residents

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. the social advancement of an inner urban area by the arrival of affluent middle-class residents. Derivatives: gentrify v.tr. (-ies, -ied).

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

see gentrify




 


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