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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.
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