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(sitē) noun plural cit·ies
1. A place inhabited by a large, permanent, organized community.
2. In the United States and Canada, a municipality of the first class, governed by a mayor and aldermen and created by charter.
3. Any one of the ancient Greek city–states.
4. The people of a city, collectively.
5. In ancient times, a citadel or central walled section used by the dwellers in a district as a market, a place of worship or festivity, and a refuge in time of invasion.
—The City
That part of London which is governed by the Lord Mayor and corporation; also, the financial center of this district.
[<F cité <L civitas <civis citizen]

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"city" has the frequency of use of 0.2462% on city-data.com forum

"city" has the frequency of use of 0.0709% on en.wikipedia.org.

Phrases starting with the letter: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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