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metropolitan

adjective uk   /ˌmet.rəˈpɒl.ɪ.tən/ us    /-ˈpɑː.lɪ-/
relating to a large city: the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York He was drawn to the metropolitan glamour and excitement of Paris. a metropolitan area/council
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