business district

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of business district

: the part of a city or town where there are many businesses
  • The restaurant is in the business district.

Word by Word Definitions

business play
  1. : a usually commercial or mercantile activity engaged in as a means of livelihood : trade, line

  2. : a commercial or sometimes an industrial enterprise

  3. : dealings or transactions especially of an economic nature : patronage

district play
  1. : a territorial division (as for administrative or electoral purposes)

  2. : the basic administrative unit for local government in Northern Ireland

  3. : an area, region, or section with a distinguishing character

  1. : to divide or organize into districts


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