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Bedford-Stuyvesant

Syllabification: Bed·ford-Stuy·ve·sant
Pronunciation: /ˌbedfərd ˈstīvəsənt
 
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Definition of Bedford-Stuyvesant in English:

A residential and commercial section of northern Brooklyn in New York City, home to one of the largest US black communities.

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