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English definition of “infill”

infill

noun [U]
 
 
// PROPERTY
development of new houses, business buildings, etc. on land between other buildings in already developed areas: The mayor included $2 million in his current city budget to buy land for infill and redevelopment throughout the city. Infill housing is expensive and not everybody who wants a house wants to live downtown. Experts also suggest that the trend toward infill development can reduce the reliance on driving.
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