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  1. List of paraphrases for "slums":

    shantytowns, slum, favelas, slum-dwellers, neighbourhoods

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How to use slums in a sentence?

  1. Yutaka Okada:

    Popular areas will survive, but it would not be surprising if areas that are not so popular will have a lot of vacant houses and turn into slums.

  2. Md Shahnewaz Khan:

    Three years ago, Popy and her family migrated from an island in the Bay of Bengal to the slums.

  3. Response Peter Salama:

    If we see a town of that size infected with Ebola, then we are going to have a major urban outbreak, which is going to be a real challenge, once Ebola gets into urban areas, especially poor urban slums, it's extremely difficult to get rid of the disease.

  4. Housing Minister Mustafa Madbouly:

    (We are) upgrading slums and unsafe areas. We are talking here about 248 areas ... 150,000 families.

  5. Ines Fawzy Malak:

    Mama Maggie thought of the Farah School because of the problems of education in Egypt. And she chose this neighborhood specifically because it's one of the most densely populated areas and one of the oldest slums.

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