from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A mainly residential section of lower Manhattan in New York City. Settled during colonial times, the area began to attract notice as an artists' and writers' community after 1910.
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- n. a mainly residential district of Manhattan; `the Village' became a home for many writers and artists in the 20th century
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