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Definition of "neighbourhood" []

  • The immediate environment; surroundings; vicinity (noun)
  • A district where people live (noun)
  • The people in a particular area; neighbours (noun)
  • Neighbourly feeling (noun)
  • The set of all points whose distance from a given point is less than a specified value (noun)
  • Of or for a neighbourhood (noun)
  • Close proximity, particularly in reference to home (noun)

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  • And, by extension, its inhabitants (noun)
  • A division of a municipality or region, formally or informally divided (noun)
  • The quality or condition of being a neighbour; the state of being or dwelling near; proximity. (noun)
  • The infinitesimal open set of all points that may be reached directly from a given point; The set of all the vertices adjacent to a given vertex (noun)

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Use "neighbourhood" in a sentence
  • "In a properly organised rural neighbourhood could be developed that higher kind of attraction which is suggested by the very word _neighbourhood_."
  • "I should also say that I often use the term neighbourhood because it captures the sense of proximity, friendship and mutual assistance which characterises"
  • "Bill, the term neighbourhood is used, but no definition is given."