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urban junglenoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˌɜː.bən ˈdʒʌŋ.ɡəl/  us   /ˌɝː.bən ˈdʒʌŋ.ɡəl/ disapproving
citylife, ​especially the ​unpleasantparts of it: Traffic ​noise, ​pollution, ​hugeconcretebuildings - how can ​peoplesurvive in the ​urbanjungle?
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