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tent city

noun
1.
an area set up with tents, especially as to house homeless or displaced persons.
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  • The reason it may not be chosen for the tent city populations: lack of papers to indicate land ownership.
  • The funny thing, though, is that the tent city had actually been around for close to a decade.
  • The evening ended with fireworks exploding and sparkling over the tent city that still dominates the central square.
  • The merry, careless life of a seashore tent city is sometimes streaked with gloom.

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