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English definition of “city centre”

city centre

noun [C] uk   UK us  
the central part of a city: It's impossible to park in the city centre.
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Areas in towns and cities
(Definition of city centre from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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