Definition of Cities. Meaning of Cities. Synonyms of Cities

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Definition of Cities

Cities
City 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

- world po****tion now lives in cities, which has had profound consequences for global sustainability. Present-day cities usually form the core of larger...
- constitutes a city, as not all cities in all jurisdictions are classified using the same criteria. Cities may be defined as the cities proper, the extent...
- producer-service sectors of N other cities then city X is a world city.) Cities can fall from ranking, as in the case of cities that have become less cosmopolitan...
- below contains the cities po****tions as of December 31, 2019, as estimated by the Italian National Institute of Statistics, and the cities census po****tion...
- includes cities with over 1 million inhabitants. Cities are sorted by official po****tion. Capital cities are in boldface. Europe portal List of cities in the...
- facilitating city diplomacy include the World Cities Summit, the Smart City Expo World Congress, the Strong City Network and 100 Resilient Cities. As of 2016...
- largest cities have a total po****tion of 35,798,844, or roughly 24.4% of the country's total po****tion. Cities in bold symbolize the capital city of its...
- po****tion List of Canada city name etymologies List of cities and towns of Upper Canada List of cities in North America List of city nicknames and slogans...
- contains 533 muni****lities consisting of cities, villages and townships. Specifically, Michigan has 276 cities, 257 villages, and 1,240 townships. The...
- The Quad Cities is a region of cities (originally four, see History) in the U.S. states of Iowa and Illinois: Davenport and Bettendorf in southeastern...