Related formso·ver·ur·ban·i·za·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for urbanization
Future urbanization does not need to pose a choice between rural hopelessness and urban despair.
Colorful inflated onion domes appeared to symbolize the birth of urbanization.Sorry Putin, the Sochi Opening Ceremony Was Totally Gay|Tim Teeman|February 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Urbanization in China has brought hundreds of millions of people from rural locations to the bustling coastal metropolises.
Rarely considered, however, is whether this form of urbanization creates a good place for people, particularly families.City Leaders Are in Love With Density but Most City Dwellers Disagree|Joel Kotkin|September 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Three modifications which have especially affected streams have been agricultural use, urbanization, and industrialization.
European trade and industry increased, and as these grew so also did population and urbanization.
What was it that reversed the process of urbanization that was going on in the mother country?Virginia Under Charles I And Cromwell, 1625-1660|Wilcomb E. Washburn
London has been selected for a detailed study because in a peculiar degree it represents the extreme type of urbanization.Boy Labour and Apprenticeship|Reginald Arthur Bray
Another effect of urbanization has been increased loads of sewage discharged into the streams.
Culture definitions for urbanization
The process by which cities grow or by which societies become more urban.