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A city that is the center of a specific activity or industry:
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  1. A city that is the center of a specific activity or industry:
  2. A city or town that is the official seat of government of a state, nation, etc.
  3. Capital stock.
A region made up of several large cities and their surrounding areas in sufficient proximity to be considered a single urban complex.
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  1. A region made up of several large cities and their surrounding areas in sufficient proximity to be considered a single urban complex.
  2. An extensive, heavily populated, continuously urban area that includes a number of cities
  3. A very large city.
A predominantly urban region including adjacent towns and suburbs; a metropolitan area.
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  1. A predominantly urban region including adjacent towns and suburbs; a metropolitan area.
  2. An extremely large, densely populated urban area, usually a complex of suburbs and smaller towns together with the large city at their center
The governing body of such a district.
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  1. The governing body of such a district.
  2. Its governing officials
  3. A district with a government that typically encloses no other governed districts; a borough, city, or incorporated town or village.
In Great Britain, a borough or town with a royal charter, usually a town that has been or is an episcopal see
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  1. In Great Britain, a borough or town with a royal charter, usually a town that has been or is an episcopal see
  2. A center of population, commerce, and culture; a town of significant size and importance.
  3. The inhabitants of a city considered as a group.
A body of officials appointed to manage the affairs of a local political unit.
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  1. A body of officials appointed to manage the affairs of a local political unit.
  2. The governing body of such a district.
  3. A political unit, such as a city, town, or village, incorporated for local self-government.
(Informal) A city, town, or village, esp. one regarded as quiet, unexciting, etc.
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  1. (Informal) A city, town, or village, esp. one regarded as quiet, unexciting, etc.
  2. A fortified or walled town in early or medieval Europe.
  3. (Informal) A city or town:
An area that is more densely populated or developed than the surrounding area:
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  1. An area that is more densely populated or developed than the surrounding area:
  2. A population center that is larger than a village and smaller than a city.
  3. The inhabitants, voters, etc. of a town
Find another word for metropolis. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for metropolis, like: capital, megalopolis, conurbation, municipality, center, city, city, municipality, burg, town and urban.