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ghetto

US [ˈɡetoʊ]
UK [ˈɡetəʊ]
  • n.贫民区;(相同种族或背景人的)聚居区
  • v.同“ghettoize”
  • Web犹太人区;贫民窟;隔都
Plural Form:ghettos  Plural Form:ghetti  Plural Form:ghettoes  
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n.
1.
(相同种族或背景人的)聚居区;贫民区an area of a city where many people of the same race or background live, separately from the rest of the population. Ghettos are often crowded, with bad living conditions.
a poor kid growing up in the ghetto
在贫民区长大的穷孩子
The south coast of Spain has become something of a tourist ghetto.
西班牙南部海岸可以说已经成为旅游者的聚居区。
2.
(昔日城镇中的)犹太人居住区the area of a town where Jews were forced to live in the past
the Warsaw ghetto
华沙的犹太人居住区

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