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antirent

[an-tee-rent, an-tahy-] /ˌæn tiˈrɛnt, ˌæn taɪ-/
adjective
1.
noting or pertaining to a political party (1839–47) in New York that opposed the payment of rents to patroons.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; Americanism; anti- + rent1
Related forms
antirenter, noun
antirentism, noun
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