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English definition of “city”


noun [C]    /ˈsɪt̬·i/
a place where many people live , with many houses , stores , businesses , etc., and which is bigger than a town : Canadians have built big , pleasant , and livable cities. When their team won the World Series , the whole city celebrated . Wellington is the capital city of New Zealand.
(Definition of city noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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