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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ghet·to /ˈgɛ(ˌ)to/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ghet·to n.  A quarter of a city where Jews live in greatest numbers.
    I went to the Ghetto, where the Jews dwell.   --Evelyn.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: formerly the restricted quarter of many European cities in
           which Jews were required to live; "the Warsaw ghetto"
      2: any segregated mode of living or working that results from
         bias or stereotyping; "the relative security of the gay
         ghetto"; "no escape from the ghetto of the typing pool"
      3: a poor densely populated city district occupied by a
         minority ethnic group linked together by economic hardship
         and social restrictions
      [also: ghettoes (pl)]