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suburban
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Nicholas Nickleby
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  • To the row of houses indicated to him by Mr Charles Cheeryble, Nicholas directed his steps, without much troubling his head with such matters as these; and at this row of houses—after traversing a very dirty and dusty suburb, of which minor theatricals, shell-fish, ginger-beer, spring vans, greengrocery, and brokers’ shops, appeared to compose the main and most prominent features—he at length arrived with a palpitating heart.

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  • She drives from her home in the suburbs to her office downtown.
  • I want a suburban home with a white picket fence and a big yard.

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