from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Shrewd awareness of how to survive in an often hostile urban environment.

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  • n. Practical knowledge, especially concerning human behavior.

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  • n. a shrewd ability to survive in a dangerous urban environment


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