vicinage

[vis-uh-nij]
noun
1.
the region near or about a place; vicinity.
2.
a particular neighborhood or district, or the people belonging to it.

Origin:
1275–1325; < Latin vīcīn(us) near (see vicinity) + -age; replacing Middle English vesinage < Middle French < Latin, as above

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vicinage (ˈvɪsənɪdʒ)
 
n
1.  the residents of a particular neighbourhood
2.  a less common word for vicinity
 
[C14: from Old French vicenage, from vicin neighbouring, from Latin vīcīnus; see vicinity]

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