Definition of gangland in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡaŋland/


[mass noun]
The world of criminal gangs or organized crime: [as modifier]: he was the victim of a gangland killing
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  • Crime is falling, gangland criminals are on the back foot and more Gardai are on the beat than ever before.
  • He had no criminal convictions or known gangland connections.
  • The murders of police officers and Serbian gangland criminals share similar characteristics.

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