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suburban
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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relating to a residential district located on the outskirts of a city (near the city, but far from the center of it)
  • And the men of the towns and of the soft suburban country gathered to defend themselves; and they reassured themselves that they were good and the invaders bad, as a man must do before he fights.
    Chapter 21 (32% in)

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