Definition of Metropolis. Meaning of Metropolis. Synonyms of Metropolis

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Definition of Metropolis

Metropolis
Metropolis Me*trop"o*lis, n. [L. metropolis, Gr. ?, prop., the mother city (in relation to colonies); ? mother + ? city. See Mother, and Police.] 1. The mother city; the chief city of a kingdom, state, or country. [Edinburgh] gray metropolis of the North. --Tennyson. 2. (Eccl.) The seat, or see, of the metropolitan, or highest church dignitary. The great metropolis and see of Rome. --Shak.

Meaning of Metropolis from wikipedia

- A metropolis (/mɪˈtrɒpəlɪs/) is a large city or conurbation which is a significant economic, political, and cultural center for a country or region, and...
- Metropolis is a 1927 German expressionist science-fiction drama film directed by Fritz Lang, and written by Thea von Harbou in collaboration with Lang...
- In statistics and statistical physics, the Metropolis–Hastings algorithm is a Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) method for obtaining a sequence of random...
- Metropolis is a fictional city appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, best known as the home of Superman and his closest allies and...
- A metropolis is a large city. Metropolis may also refer to: Look up metropolis in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Metropolis at Metrotown, British Columbia...
- Metropolis is a 1925 science fiction novel by the German writer Thea von Harbou. The novel was the basis for and written in tandem with Fritz Lang's 1927...
- The Metropolis Building or Edificio Metrópolis (Spanish) is an office building in Madrid, Spain, at the corner of the Calle de Alcalá and Gran Vía. Inaugurated...
- (listen)), formerly Edo, historically Tokio, and officially the Tokyo Metropolis (****anese: 東京都, romanized: Tōkyō-to), is the capital and largest city...
- Metropolis Studios is a music production and entertainment industry company established in 1989 by Gary Langan, Carey Taylor and Karin Clayton. It is located...
- Metropolis is a city located along the Ohio River in M****ac County, Illinois, United States. It has a po****tion of 6,537 according to the 2010 United...