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whistle-stops

noun
plural of whistle-stop

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a small residential settlement
  • for that all-important primary election, candidates are willing to go to every whistle-stop in the state

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“Whistle-stops.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whistle-stops. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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