nail house
 n.— «A small shack, primitively built, on the corner of a road in Shanghai, surrounded by high-rise development. Owned by a strong old woman, patronized by night-time drivers. update: ding zi hu (lit. “nail house”): person or household who refuses to move and bargains for unreasonably high compensation when the land is requisitioned for a construction project.» —“Shanghai’s Strongest Nail House” Virtual China Jan. 20, 2007. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

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