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Slum

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slum

1. A foul back street of a city, especially one filled with a poor, dirty, degraded, and often vicious population; any low neighborhood or dark retreat; usually in the plural; as, Westminster slums are haunts for theives.

2. (Science: chemical) same as slimes.

Origin: CF. Slump.