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the sections of a large city in or near its center, esp. when crowded or blighted
The usually older, central part of a city, especially when characterized by crowded neighborhoods in which low-income groups predominate.
(comparative more inner-city, superlative most inner-city)
- Of, pertaining to, or situated in the central part of a city, especially an older, populous area of low-income or immigrant families