Ecumenopolis

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Coined by Konstantinos Doxiadis in 1967 from the Ancient Greek words οἰκουμένη (oikoumenē, the world) + πόλις (polis, city) = “a city spanning the whole world”.

Pronunciation[edit]

Homophone: ecumenopolis

Proper noun[edit]

Ecumenopolis

  1. The global conurbation predicted and advocated by Konstantinos Doxiadis.

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