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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “city”

city

noun [C] (TOWN)
市镇
 
 
/ˈsɪt.i/ US  /ˈsɪt̬-/
a large town
市,城市,都市
Many of the world's cities have populations of more than 5 million.
世界上许多城市的人口超过500万。
Wellington is the capital city (= centre of government) of New Zealand.
惠灵顿是新西兰首都。
Towns, cities and villages (general)
any town in the UK which has a cathedral (= large, important church)
(英国有大教堂的)特许市
The city of Ely has about 10 000 inhabitants.
伊利市有大约1万居民。
Towns, cities and villages (general)
(Definition of city noun (TOWN) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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