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Definition of Cities
CitiesCity Cit"y, n.; pl. Cities. [OE. cite, F. cit?, fr. L.
civitas citizenship, state, city, fr. civis citizen; akin to
Goth. heiwa (in heiwafrauja man of the house), AS. ?, pl.,
members of a family, servants, ? family, G. heirath marriage,
prop., providing a house, E. hind a peasant.]
1. A large town.
2. A corporate town; in the United States, a town or
collective body of inhabitants, incorporated and governed
by a mayor and aldermen or a city council consisting of a
board of aldermen and a common council; in Great Britain,
a town corporate, which is or has been the seat of a
bishop, or the capital of his see.
A city is a town incorporated; which is, or has
been, the see of a bishop; and though the bishopric
has been dissolved, as at Westminster, it yet
remaineth a city. --Blackstone
When Gorges constituted York a city, he of course
meant it to be the seat of a bishop, for the word
city has no other meaning in English law. --Palfrey
3. The collective body of citizens, or inhabitants of a city.
``What is the city but the people?' --Shak.
Syn: See Village.
Meaning of Cities from wikipedia
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sustainability. Present-day cities usually
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and townships. Specifically, Michigan
has 276 cities
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by po****tion. Often cities
into multiple regions
(muni****lities) which results
of cities within cities
- and the U.S. Virgin
Islands) do not have any cities
with at least
100,000 people; because
of this, no cities
for these territories
are listed. The following...
, as not all cities
in all jurisdictions
are classified using
the same criteria. Cities
may be defined
as the cities
proper, the extent...
have been 29 Summer Olympic Games
held in 23 cities
, and 24 Winter Olympic Games
held in 21 cities
. In addition, three summer
and two winter
is a list of the most populous cities
in Gujarat state
as per the 2011 census. There
are 31 cities
in Gujarat which
have a po****tion over...
in the United States
of America: Lists
of po****ted places
in the United States
of U.S. cities
List of United States cities
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