Municipality and Metropolis


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Municipality noun – A thickly settled, highly populated area.
Usage example: a municipality with an excellent police department

Metropolis is a synonym for municipality in capital topic. In some cases you can use "Metropolis" instead a noun "Municipality", when it comes to topics like city, urban. popular alternative
Nearby Words: municipal, municipalized
Synonyms for Municipality


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Metropolis noun – A thickly settled, highly populated area.
Usage example: a big, teeming metropolis where ambitious people from all over come to make their mark

Municipality is a synonym for metropolis in place topic. You can use "Municipality" instead a noun "Metropolis", if it concerns topics such as capital, city, urban, major city. popular alternative
Synonyms for Metropolis

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old old municipality old metropolis
average average municipality average metropolis
single single municipality single metropolis
real real municipality real metropolis
Other adjectives: major, largest.
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