Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 23:28

Wild West

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Wild West

  1. The western United States during the 19th-century era of settlement, commonly believed to be lawless and unruly.
  2. (by extension) A place or situation in which disorderly behavior prevails, especially due to a lack of regulatory oversight or an inadequate legal system.
    The CEO commented that the Russian business environment of the 1990s was the Wild West.

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