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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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ML: A road or lane in a remote area (by implication a location for secret and/or illegal activities).

Usage examples (34)
  • For British women pregnant with a daughter, the cost, pain and terror of a late term backstreet abortion in India await
  • Africa annually, many the result of "backstreet" operations.
  • According to the survey, abortion was seen by government as a means of curtailing "backstreet" illegal operations.
  • One's best bet may be a "backstreet" perm somewhere in the suburbs, where it's that, or a blue rinse. for more
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