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netherworld definition

  • noun:
    • the field of the lifeless.
    • The part of society involved with criminal activity and vice: "inside black-white nether globe, no person judged the customers” ( Malcolm X).
    • the spot that one's character descends upon death, conceived as below the surface associated with planet.
    • The locale of spirit world or afterlife, whether deemed becoming situated below the world of the living or otherwise not.
    • Specifically, a spot of punishment into the afterlife; a hell.
    • A hidden, shadowy, or sinister subculture, such as compared to organized criminal activity.
    • (faith) the field of the lifeless
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