neighbourhood

World English Dictionary
neighbourhood or (US) neighborhood (ˈneɪbəˌhʊd)
 
n
1.  the immediate environment; surroundings; vicinityRelated: vicinal
2.  a district where people live
3.  the people in a particular area; neighbours
4.  neighbourly feeling
5.  maths the set of all points whose distance from a given point is less than a specified value
6.  (modifier) of or for a neighbourhood: a neighbourhood community worker
7.  in the neighbourhood of approximately (a given number)
 
Related: vicinal
 
neighborhood or (US) neighborhood
 
n
 
Related: vicinal

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