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urbanizeverb [T]

UK usually urbanise uk   /ˈɜː.bən.aɪz/ us   /ˈɝː.bən.aɪz/
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urbanizeverb [T]

UK also urbanise uk   /ˈɜːbənaɪz/ us   PROPERTY, ENVIRONMENT
to build on land in the countryside so that the area becomes part of a town or city: Two million rural residents will move into newly urbanized areas just outside the city. Japan is a highly urbanized country.
urbanization
noun [U] UK also urbanisation
Increasing urbanization is accelerating the economic development of the area.
(Definition of urbanize from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “urbanize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使城镇化…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使城鎮化…
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