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blockbusting

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blockbusting

noun block·bust·ing \-tiŋ\

Definition of BLOCKBUSTING

:  profiteering by inducing property owners to sell hastily and often at a loss by appeals to fears of depressed values because of threatened minority encroachment and then reselling at inflated prices

First Known Use of BLOCKBUSTING

1954

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