Meaning of “town” - Learner’s Dictionary

town

noun uk us /taʊn/
PLACE [ C ]

A1 a place where people live and work, usually larger than a village but smaller than a city:

It's a small town in the north of England.
CENTRAL AREA [ U ]

A2 the central area of a town where the shops are:

I usually go into town on a Saturday.
Shall I meet you in town?

(Definition of “town” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)