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gen•tri•fi•ca•tion



Pronunciation: ( jen"tru-fi-kā'shun), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gentrification.html on line 75 [key]
n.
1. the buying and renovation of houses and stores in deteriorated urban neighborhoods by upper- or middle-income families or individuals, thus improving property values but often displacing low-income families and small businesses.
2. an instance of gentrifying; the condition of being gentrified.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gentrification.html on line 116 gentrification (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gentrification.html on line 118 gentrification (Encyclopedia)

 

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