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barrionoun [C]

uk   /ˈbær.i.əʊ/  us   /ˈbɑːr.i.oʊ/
in the US, a ​part of a ​city where ​poor, ​mainly Spanish-speaking ​peoplelive in Spain and other Spanish-speaking ​countries, one of the ​areas into which a ​city is ​divided
(Definition of barrio from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"barrio" in American English

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barrionoun [C]

 us   /ˈbɑr·iˌoʊ, ˈbær-/ (plural barrios)
in the US, a ​part of a ​city where ​mainly Spanish-speaking ​peoplelive
(Definition of barrio from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “barrio”
in Chinese (Simplified) (美国城市中)讲西班牙语的贫民聚居区…
in Chinese (Traditional) (美國城市中)說西班牙語的貧民聚居區…
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