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English definition of “ribbon development”

ribbon development

noun [U]   UK
long rows of buildings built along main roads leading out of townsCivil engineering in general
(Definition of ribbon development noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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