Definition of urbanize
OTHER WORDS FROM urbanizeur·ban·i·za·tion, nounnon·ur·ban·ized, adjectiveo·ver·ur·ban·ize, verb, o·ver·ur·ban·ized, o·ver·ur·ban·iz·ing.un·ur·ban·ized, adjective
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How to use urbanize in a sentence
As the world population continues to grow and urbanize, a lot more people will be buying all their food in stores rather than producing any of it on farms or in gardens.The World’s Biggest Vertical Farm Just Opened in Dubai|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|July 22, 2022|Singularity Hub
No modern country has ever reached middle-income status without urbanizing first.
Sub-Saharan Africa is already one of the fastest urbanizing regions, with around 450 million city dwellers.
British Dictionary definitions for urbanize
- to make (esp a predominantly rural area or country) more industrialized and urban
- to cause the migration of an increasing proportion of (rural dwellers) into cities