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new townnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​town in the UK that did not ​developgradually but was ​planned and ​created by the ​government: Milton Keynes is a new ​town that was ​founded in 1967.
(Definition of new town from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “new town”
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国由政府规划建设的)新市镇…
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國由政府規劃建設的)新市鎮…
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