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town

 
 
pronunciation:
taUn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: an area with streets, houses, and buildings that is larger than a village but usually smaller than a city.
 
similar words:
borough, city, village
definition 2: the business or shopping area of a city or town; downtown.
She went to town to get some groceries.
similar words:
shopping center
definition 3: the people who live in a town.
The whole town came to the carnival.
similar words:
city, population
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