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Both words in one sentence
- City of Heroes has Croatoa, a suburb of the titular Rhode Island metropolis which is slowly being pulled into the spirit world.
Source: Lovecraft Country
- Let's add to the confusion by mentioning that there is an actual Raytown, Missouri, which is a suburb of Kansas City, but that the fictional Raytown (a small town unconnected to a metropolis) and real Raytown (suburban bedroom community) are completely different.
Source: Series / Mama's Family
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Suburb and Metropolis. (2016). Retrieved 2022, June 26, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/metropolis/suburb
Metropolis & Suburb. N.p., 2016. Web. 26 Jun. 2022. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/metropolis/suburb>.
Suburb or Metropolis. 2016. Accessed June 26, 2022. https://thesaurus.plus/related/metropolis/suburb.
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