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chitlin circuit

[chit-lin] /ˈtʃɪt lɪn/
noun, Informal.
1.
a group of clubs and theaters featuring black performers and intended to appeal to black people.
Also, chitlin' circuit.
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chitlin circuit

noun phrase

Theaters and clubs featuring black entertainers

[1970s+; fr chitlins, a form of chitterlings, the entrails of a hog, which when fried are a great delicacy among poor people, esp in the South]


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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