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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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

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  • Several people connected the decline in passion to what they described as a gentrification of the fan base.
  • Someone explain to me why gentrification is such a bad thing ...
  • When I hear the word gentrification, I run for the hills and I'm white.
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