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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. Take on the character of a residential district located on the outskirts of a city

Usage examples (12)
  • Verb (used with object), : to suburbanize a rural area
  • "suburbanize" the neighborhood and ruin its eclectic vibrancy.
  • What sanctioned this building boom was the impulse to suburbanize and travel.
  • Worldwide, almost every country continued to suburbanize, from Orange County, California, to Grand-Couronne around Paris. for more
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