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dormitory town

noun [C]
 
 
UK ( also dormitory suburb, US bedroom community)
a place where many people who work in a bigger town or city live: Originally a dormitory town for Liverpool merchants, its popularity increased as part of the fashionable seaside resort of New Brighton.
Translations of “dormitory town”
in Chinese (Traditional) 市郊住宅區…
in Chinese (Simplified) 市郊住宅区…
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