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Tin Pan Alley

noun

Simple Definition of Tin Pan Alley

  • : an area in a city where people who write and produce popular music live and work

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Tin Pan Alley

  1. :  a district that is a center for composers and publishers of popular music; also :  the body of such composers and publishers

1908

First Known Use of tin pan alley

1908


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