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shantytown

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a usually poor town or a part of a town where the people live in shanties

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The first known use of shantytown was in 1876

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“Shantytown.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shantytown. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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