edge city


noun

an area on the outskirts of a city having a high density of office buildings, shopping malls, hotels, etc.

Nearby words

  1. edetic acid,
  2. edgar,
  3. edgar atheling,
  4. edge,
  5. edge cities,
  6. edge effect,
  7. edge in,
  8. edge molding,
  9. edge out,
  10. edge tool

Origin of edge city

An Americanism dating back to 1985–90

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