central city

central city
noun Date: 1950 a city that constitutes the densely populated center of a metropolitan area

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  • Central City — Central City, NE U.S. city in Nebraska Population (2000): 2998 Housing Units (2000): 1352 Land area (2000): 1.989279 sq. miles (5.152208 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.989279 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Central City — ist die Bezeichnung mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Central City (Alabama) Central City (Arkansas) Central City (Colorado) Central City (Florida) Central City (Illinois) Central City (Iowa) Central City (Kentucky) Central City… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Central City — (spr. ßénntrĕl ßitti), Hauptort der Grafschaft Gilpin im nordamerikan. Staat Colorado, 2500 m ü. M., mit Goldgruben und (1900) 3114 Einw …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • central city — n. the principal municipality of a metropolitan area, surrounded by suburbs and smaller towns; esp., the crowded, industrial, often blighted area …   English World dictionary

  • Central City — In city planning, a Central City is the largest or most important city or cities of a metropolitan area, of which the other smaller cities and towns of the metropolitan area are suburbs.Central City may also refer to: *A central business… …   Wikipedia

  • central city — a city at the center of a metropolitan area. Also called core city. Cf. inner city. [1945 50] * * * ▪ Colorado, United States       city, seat (1861) of Gilpin county, north central Colorado, U.S. It lies along North Fork of Clear Creek in the… …   Universalium

  • Central City — 1 Original name in latin Central City Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 38.54894 latitude 89.12701 altitude 149 Population 1172 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Central City Name in other… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Central City — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le nom Central City peut désigner : Central City (Colorado), Central City (Illinois), Central City, une localité du comté de Somerset en Pennsylvanie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • central city — noun the central part of a city (Freq. 13) • Syn: ↑city center, ↑city centre • Hypernyms: ↑center, ↑centre, ↑middle, ↑heart, ↑eye …   Useful english dictionary

  • Central City — Sp Señtral Sitis Ap Central City L JAV: Gilpino apyg. c. (Koloradas), Meriko apyg. c. (Nebraska), mst. (Ajova, Kentukis, Ilinojus, Pensilvanija, P. Dakota) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

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