Tenderloin

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Definition

a tenderloin district (US): a part of a city known for its high crime rates
noun

a tenderloin: a tender cut of pork from between the sirloin and ribs
noun

Examples

  • "Three young men were arrested in their apartment yesterday afternoon, following a police investigation of the robbery of a Greenback & Trust bank in the Tenderloin neighborhood of San Francisco."

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