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me•trop•o•lis



Pronunciation: (mi-trop'u-lis), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/metropolis.html on line 73 [key]
n.,
pl. -lis•es.

1. any large, busy city.
2. the chief, and sometimes capital, city of a country, state, or region.
3. a central or principal place, as of some activity: the music metropolis of France.
4. the mother city or parent state of a colony, esp. of an ancient Greek colony.
5. the chief see of an ecclesiastical province.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/metropolis.html on line 132 metropolis (Thesaurus)

 

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