ribbon development

noun

Definition of ribbon development

: a system of buildings built side by side along a road

First Known Use of ribbon development

1927, in the meaning defined above

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“Ribbon development.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ribbon%20development. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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