from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A once thriving town, especially a boomtown of the American West, that has been completely abandoned.
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- noun A town which has become
deserted, usually due to failing economic activity.
- noun An Internet forum that lacks active users.
- noun Figurative. An artist who lacks a fanbase.
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- noun a deserted settlement (especially in western United States)
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