Meaning of “infill” in the English Dictionary


"infill" in Business English

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infillnoun [ U ]


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.

(Definition of “infill” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)