Meaning of 下町 in Japanese

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Definition of 下町

  1. (n) low-lying part of a city (usu. containing shops, factories, etc.); Shitamachi (low-lying area of eastern Tokyo near Tokyo Bay, inc. Asakusa, Shitaya, Kanda, Fukugawa, Honjo, Nihonbashi, Kyobashi and surrounds) →Related words: 山の手

    She was born and brought up on the backstreets.

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