metropolises

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɛˈtɹɒ.pɒ.lɪs.ɪz/

Noun[edit]

metropolises pl

  1. plural form of metropolis

Usage notes[edit]

Metroplises follows English inflection patterns (the addition of -es to a noun ending in s). Metropoleis follows Ancient Greek inflection patterns (see πόλις). Metropoli incorrectly follows Latin inflection patterns (metropolis is a third declension noun with the nominative plural metropolēs).