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Lower East Side

noun
1.
a section in the borough of Manhattan, New York: noted for its immigrant culture.
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  • She discovered his lodgings at last, in a slum on the Lower East Side.

    The Nest Builder Beatrice Forbes-Robertson Hale
  • It was easier to read than to do in January on the Lower East Side.

    Little Aliens

    Myra Kelly
  • She had charge of a four-story tenement on the Lower East Side.

    The Leaven in a Great City

    Lillian William Betts
  • Before starting on my work I entered a coffee house on the Lower East Side and tried to warm myself with a cup of coffee.

    Crimes of Charity Konrad Bercovici
  • This was a method of barter he was accustomed to, the method of the Lower East Side.

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