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English definition of “metro”

metro

adjective [before noun]   /ˈmet.rəʊ/ US  /ˈmet.roʊ/ US
relating to a large city and the area surrounding it: This guidebook includes a map of the Phoenix metro area.Towns, cities and villages (general)
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