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metropolis

noun [C]  /məˈtrɑp·ə·lɪs/ us  
a large city, esp. the main city of a country or region: Chicago is a major metropolis.
Translations of “metropolis”
in Spanish metrópoli…
in French métropole…
in German die Hauptstadt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大城市,大都會, 首府, 首都…
in Russian крупный город, столица…
in Turkish büyük şehir…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大城市,大都会, 首府, 首都…
in Polish metropolia…
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