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metropolitan

adjective     /ˌmet.rəˈpɒl.ɪ.tən/ US  /-ˈpɑː.lɪ-/
relating to a large city : the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York He was drawn to the metropolitan glamour and excitement of Paris . a metropolitan area / council Towns, cities and villages (general)
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