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Location ImportancePlay
Outskirts imply a location less central, often quieter and with fewer amenities than the city center. SlideShe preferred the peace on the outskirts, away from the hustle of downtown.
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Not DowntownPlay
'Outskirts' should not be confused with the downtown area; it specifically refers to the outer parts. SlideThey opened a new mall on the outskirts, not downtown as we expected.
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City ExpansionPlay
The outskirts can change over time as cities expand and what was once periphery becomes central. SlideThe outskirts of the city have grown over the decade into bustling neighborhoods.