noun bus·tee \ˈbəˌstē\
variants: or


Definition of bustee



  1. 1 India :  a small village

  2. 2 India :  a group of poor huts :  slum

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Origin and Etymology of bustee

Hindi bastī, from basnā to dwell, from Sanskrit vasati he dwells — more at was

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