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Metropolis

Me`trop´o`lis
n.1.
1.The mother city; the chief city of a kingdom, state, or country.
[Edinburgh] gray metropolis of the North.
- Tennyson.
2.(Eccl.) The seat, or see, of the metropolitan, or highest church dignitary.
The great metropolis and see of Rome.
- Shak.
3.Any large city.
Noun1.Metropolismetropolis - a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts; "Ancient Troy was a great city"
Synonyms: city, urban center
2.metropolis - people living in a large densely populated municipality; "the city voted for Republicans in 1994"
Synonyms: city
Kreis, Stadt, archbishopric, archdiocese, arrondissement, art center, bailiwick, banlieue, bishopric, boom town, borough, bourg, burg, burgh, canton, capital, capital city, city, commune, congressional district, constablewick, conurbation, county, departement, diocese, district, duchy, electoral district, electorate, exurb, exurbia, faubourg, garment center, ghost town, government, greater city, hamlet, hundred, magistracy, manufacturing center, market town, medical center, megalopolis, metropolitan area, municipality, oblast, okrug, outskirts, parish, polis, precinct, principality, province, railroad center, region, riding, sheriffalty, sheriffwick, shipping center, shire, shopping center, shrievalty, soke, spread city, stake, state, suburb, suburbia, territory, tourist center, town, township, trade center, urban center, urban complex, urban sprawl, urbs, village, ville, wapentake, ward
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