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los suburbios
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los barrios bajos
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visitar los barrios bajos
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barrio bajo
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vivir muy barato
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vivir como pobres
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viven en una casucha {or} en un tugurio
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su casa es un desastre
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slum, slump, slush, slummy

"the slums": examples and translations in context
In the slums, people would only smoke after dark. En los barrios bajos la gente sólo fumaba luego de oscurecer.
I grew up in the slums. Me crié en los barrios bajos.
Lacán affirms that only during elections politicians find the way to the slums. Lacán afirma que sólo durante las elecciones los políticos encuentran el camino a los barrios pobres.
Otherwise, the slums will continue to grow. De lo contrario, los barrios pobres seguirá creciendo.
In late 2008, the authorities began a strong offensive against drug traffickers and police-style militias in the slums. Desde fines de 2008, las autoridades iniciaron una fuerte ofensiva contra narcotraficantes y milicias parapoliciales en las favelas.
This innovation is from the slums of Rio. Esta innovación procede de las favelas de Río.
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