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metropolis

noun [C]
 
 
/məˈtrɒpəlɪs/
a very large city, often the capital of a country or regionTowns, cities and villages (general)
Translations of “metropolis”
in Spanish metrópoli…
in French métropole…
in German die Hauptstadt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大城市,大都會, 首府, 首都…
in Russian крупный город, столица…
in Turkish büyük şehir…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大城市,大都会, 首府, 首都…
in Polish metropolia…
(Definition of metropolis from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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