Metropole

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Etymology[edit]

from Greek metropolis "mother city, capital city," from meter "mother" + polis "city"

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /metʀoˈpoːlə/
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Metropole f (genitive Metropole, plural Metropolen)

  1. metropolis; very large city; city which dominates its surroundings due to its population, administrative power or culture(s)

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