rurban

adj.

1918, a blend of rural and urban coined in reference to areas that have elements of both.


Nearby words

  1. rural science,
  2. rural sociology,
  3. rurality,
  4. ruralize,
  5. rurally,
  6. rurik,
  7. ruritania,
  8. ruritanian,
  9. ruru,
  10. rus

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