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neighbourhood

(US), neighborhood
Maths the set of all points whose distance from a given point is less than a specified value
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In 2005, SWS added the item on whether there are many drug addicts in the neighborhood.
"Anyone who sees anything out of the ordinary - strangers in the neighborhood, vehicles they have never seen, anything suspicious - give us a call so we can come down and check it out.
Speakers include Sheikh Ra'ed Salah, head of the Islamic Movement inside the Green Line, Fakhri Abu Diab, owner of one of the houses threatened with demolition in Al Bustan, Silwan, and Maher Hanoun, the owner of a house threatened with eviction in the neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah.Lim Ouharu of the World Solidarity Movement in Palestine said today that tents have become a symbol "of the Palestinian conflict with the occupation and the policy aimed at the ethnic cleansing of Palestinians in all neighborhoods of Jerusalem: Silwan, Ras Khamis, Shu'fat, Beit Hanina, Sheikh Jarrah, and the Old City."