British a town that has civic associations, such as reciprocal visits and cultural exchanges, with a foreign town, usually of similar size and sometimes with other similarities, as in commercial activities
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Words nearby twin town
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Example sentences from the Web for twin town
Not very far above the bridge the river bifurcates, the two branches being east and west to match the twin-town.Cornwall|G. E. Mitton