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noun as in city

noun as in metropolis

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It’s visually stunning, with both its rural landscapes and a digital megalopolis packed tight with a breathtaking number of pixels.

The plant is located in Chixi, a town in China’s southern Guangdong province, home to the megalopolis of Guangzhou, and not far from Hong Kong.

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Experts believe Zionist vision of spreading out population to be replaced by megalopolis.

It felt as if the entire population of megalopolis Tokyo was on the streets at once.

Timolaus twice journeyed to Megalopolis for this express purpose, without daring to say a word to Philopoemen about it.

He then attired it in a purple robe, placed a garland upon its head, and sent it to the city of Megalopolis.

He invaded the territory of Megalopolis, carried off a large booty, and laid waste a large extent of country.

At last, as the others in wonder bade him tell them the cause of his grief, he said that Megalopolis had been ruined by Kleomenes.

This Akrotatus was defeated and slain near the city of Megalopolis by the despot Aristodemus, leaving his wife pregnant.


On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to megalopolis, such as: capital, center, downtown, metropolis, municipality, and place.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.