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Meaning of “bedroom community” in the English Dictionary

"bedroom community" in British English

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bedroom communitynoun [C]

uk   us   US (UK dormitory town)
a ​place from which many ​peopletravel in ​order to ​work in a ​biggertown or ​city
(Definition of bedroom community from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bedroom community" in Business English

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bedroom communitynoun [C]

uk   us   (plural bedroom communities) US (UK dormitory town)
a ​place where many ​people who ​work in a bigger town or city ​live: Businesses are ​expanding at a ​roaringpace in ​areas that have historically been bedroom ​communities. The ​north shore has ​long been a bedroom ​community for ​commuters who ​work in New Orleans.
(Definition of bedroom community from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bedroom community”
in Chinese (Simplified) 市郊住宅区…
in Chinese (Traditional) 市郊住宅區…
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