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Seventh Avenue

noun
1.
an avenue in the borough of Manhattan, in New York City.
2.
the garment industry of New York City.
Compare Garment Center
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Slang definitions & phrases for Seventh Avenue

Seventh Avenue

noun phrase

The garment and fashion industry; the RAG TRADE

[1960s+; fr the fact that New York City's Seventh Avenue is the traditional center of the garment industry]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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