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- plural of
- (US, plural only, usually preceded by the) One or more high-density urban housing developments for residents having low incomes.
2008, Donovan Simmons, Terry Moses, Bloods and Crips: The Genesis of a Genocide, page 128:
- My friend Larry Gray never gangbanged with us but was from the projects and to your rival, that meant you were one
- (housing development): jects
- third-person singular simple present indicative form of project