from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A once thriving town, especially a boomtown of the American West, that has been completely abandoned.
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- n. A town which has become deserted, usually due to failing economic activity.
- n. An Internet forum that lacks active users.
- n. Figurative. An artist who lacks a fanbase.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a deserted settlement (especially in western United States)
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