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bustee

or bus·ti

[buhs-tee]
noun India.
  1. a small settlement; village.
  2. a slum.
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Origin of bustee

1880–85; < Hindi bastī, akin to basnā to dwell
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bustee

busti

noun
  1. variant spellings of basti
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