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urbanization

noun [U] (UK usually urbanisation) uk   /ˌɜː.bən.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌɝː-/
the process by which more and more people leave the countryside to live in cities
Translations of “urbanization”
in Chinese (Traditional) 城市化過程…
in Chinese (Simplified) 城市化过程…
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