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nabes

noun
plural of nabe

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an area (as of a city) set apart for some purpose or having some special feature
  • although it has undergone several transformations over the years, Times Square remains one of New York's most fabled nabes

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“Nabes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nabes. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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