interurban

[in-ter-ur-buh n]
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adjective

of, located in, or operating between two or more cities or towns.

noun

a train, bus, etc., or a transportation system operating between cities.

Origin of interurban

An Americanism dating back to 1880–85; inter- + urban
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Related Words for inter-urban

civic, civil, municipal, urban, burghal, citified, megalopolitan

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Word Origin and History for inter-urban

interurban

adj.

1883, from inter- + urban.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper