from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The name of a street.
  • noun The name of a broker or brokerage firm as used when registering a security owned by a customer in order to simplify trading.
  • noun An alternative or slang term for something, especially an illegal drug.
  • noun An alternative name that a person chooses or is given, especially as used in inner city neighborhoods.

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  • noun The slang term.
  • noun A person’s nickname, such as a gangster or mafia name.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the name of a brokerage firm in which stock is held on behalf of a customer
  • noun the name of a street
  • noun an alternative name that a person chooses or is given (especially in inner city neighborhoods)
  • noun slang for something (especially for an illegal drug)


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