megalopolitan

[meg-uh-loh-pol-i-tn]

adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of a megalopolis.

noun

an inhabitant of a megalopolis.

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
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Related Words for megalopolitan

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

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