megapolitan

adjective
mega·​pol·​i·​tan | \ ¦megə¦pälətᵊn also -ətən or -ətən \

Definition of megapolitan

: megalopolitan rise of the megapolitan city— Howard M. Jones

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History and Etymology for megapolitan

from megapolis, after such pairs as English metropolis: metropolitan

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“Megapolitan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/megapolitan. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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