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...
- ****anese: [toːkʲoː] (listen); lit. "Eastern Capital"), officially Tokyo Metropolis (東京都, Tōkyō-to), one of the 47 prefectures of ****an, has served as the...
- Metropolis is a 1927 German expressionist science-fiction drama film directed by Fritz Lang. Written by Thea von Harbou in collaboration with Lang, it...
- original on 19 May 2011. Retrieved 6 May 2008. "Metropolis: 027 London, World ****ociation of the Major Metropolises" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF)...
- 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. First appearing by name in...
- A metropolis is a large city. Metropolis may also refer to: Metropolis at Metrotown, British Columbia, Canada 10 Dundas East or Metropolis, Ontario, Canada...
- fighting crime. Clark Kent resides in the fictional American city of Metropolis in his adult life, where he works as a journalist for the Daily Planet...
- The Alstom Metropolis is a family of electric multiple units built by Alstom designed for high capacity rapid transit or metro rail infrastructure systems...
- 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...
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