Definition of megacity
: megalopolis 1
Examples of megacity in a Sentence
such modern megacities as São Paulo and Mexico City
Recent Examples of megacity from the Web
The megacity is home to colossal manufacturing plants—like Foxconn, which cranks out Apple products—where millions of workers receive low wages and face poor working conditions.
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