Shantytown definition

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A town or a section of a town consisting chiefly of shacks.
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The section of a city where there are many shanties or ramshackle houses.
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An area containing a collection of shacks, shanties or makeshift dwellings. syn.
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Noun

Singular:
shantytown
Plural:
shantytowns