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    the social and environmental changes caused by very large numbers of students living in particular areas of a town or city

    A community leader has hit out on TV about the impact of ‘studentification’ in a week when councillors gave permission for what looks likely to be more city centre student accommodation.

    Submitted by Kerry from United Kingdom on 17/03/2016


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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