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addaword.gifdefinition of Generation Y

noun
the people born between the mid-1970s and early-2000s, characterized by their familiarity with digital technology. This generation is also referred to as the Net Generation.
World Affairs is searching for a Generation Y writing talent to contribute a weekly blog on international affairs and security issues.
Submitted from United States on 23/03/2010 12:10:00
Definition of Generation Y from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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old and in bad condition, or no longer effective