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social settlement

noun
1.
settlement (def 14).
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  • We talked about it a bit, and where do you suppose this social settlement is?

  • Your great dream of social settlement work seemed one which was destined to be fulfilled with singular success.

  • A writer who has made special investigations, in the line of social settlement studies, says that eighty per cent.

    Aliens or Americans? Howard B. Grose
  • For the sake of controlling votes, they did many things that the social settlement does for nothing.

    The Old World in the New Edward Alsworth Ross
  • Then they must learn something of social settlement work, and how to entertain sick and crippled children.

    Germany in War Time

    Mary Ethel McAuley
  • The story deals with social settlement work, under conditions with which the author is familiar.

    Irma in Italy Helen Leah Reed
  • The attraction the social settlement has for the girl finds its base here.

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