Definition of Metropolitan. Meaning of Metropolitan. Synonyms of Metropolitan

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Definition of Metropolitan

Metropolitan
Metropolitan Met`ro*pol"i*tan, n. [LL. metropolitanus.] 1. The superior or presiding bishop of a country or province. 2. (Lat. Church.) An archbishop. 3. (Gr. Church) A bishop whose see is civil metropolis. His rank is intermediate between that of an archbishop and a patriarch. --Hook.

Meaning of Metropolitan from wikipedia

- Look up metropolitan in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Metropolitan may refer to: Metropolitan area, a region consisting of a densely po****ted urban...
- The Metropolitan (official spelling: MetropolitaN) was a premium p****enger train service between the cities of Cologne and Hamburg in Germany. Meant as...
- A metropolitan area or metro is a region that consists of a densely po****ted urban agglomeration and its surrounding territories sharing industries, commercial...
- In the United States, a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) is a geographical region with a relatively high po****tion density at its core and close economic...
- A metropolitan borough is a type of local government district in England, and is a subdivision of a metropolitan county. Created in 1974 by the Local Government...
- Metropolitan and non-metropolitan counties are one of the four levels of subdivisions of England used for the purposes of local government outside Greater...
- The Metropolitan Police Service (MPS), formerly and still commonly known as the Metropolitan Police (and informally as the Met Police, the Met, Scotland...
- 98417 The Metropolitan Opera (commonly known as the Met) is an American opera company based in New York City, resident at the Metropolitan Opera House...
- Christian churches with episcopal polity, the rank of metropolitan bishop, or simply metropolitan (alternative obsolete form: metropolite), pertains to...
- 40°46′46″N 73°57′48″W / 40.77944°N 73.96333°W / 40.77944; -73.96333 The Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York City, colloquially "the Met", is the largest...