- a small, usually prosperous, community situated beyond the suburbs of a city.
Origin of exurb
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Examples from the Web for exurb
Economically speaking, the Commonwealth of Virginia is rapidly becoming an exurb of the District of Columbia.How the Sequester Will Harm Republican States
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Word Origin and History for exurb
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