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megalopolitan

[meg-uh-loh-pol-i-tn]
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adjective
  1. of, relating to, or characteristic of a megalopolis.
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noun
  1. an inhabitant of a megalopolis.
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Also meg·a·pol·i·tan [meg-uh-pol-i-tn] /ˌmɛg əˈpɒl ɪ tn/.

Origin of megalopolitan

1925–35; from megalopolis, modeled after metropolis: metropolitan
Related formsmeg·a·lo·pol·i·tan·ism, noun

megapolis

[muh-gap-uh-lis]
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  1. megalopolis.
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Origin of megapolis

First recorded in 1630–40; mega- + -polis
Related formsmeg·a·pol·i·tan [meg-uh-pol-i-tn] /ˌmɛg əˈpɒl ɪ tn/, adjective, noun
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