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  • 1 Metropolitan — may refer to: A metropolis A metropolitan area A metropole, mother country , or central part of a colonizing state Metropolitan bishop or archbishop, leader of an ecclesiastical mother see As a cognate, a rapid transit system in an urban area… …

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  • 2 Metropolitan — • In ecclesiastical language, refers to whatever relates to the metropolis, the principal city, or see, of an ecclesiastical province Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Metropolitan     Metropolitan …

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  • 3 metropolitan — METROPOLITÁN, Ă, metropolitani, e, adj., s.n. 1. adj. Care aparţine unei metropole; care are caracter de metropolă; originar dintr o metropolă. 2. s.n. (Rar) Metrou. – Din fr. métropolitain. Trimis de LauraGellner, 29.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98 … …

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  • 4 Metropolitan — puede referirse a: En Nueva York: la Ópera del Metropolitan (Metropolitan Opera House); el Museo Metropolitano de Arte (Metropolitan Museum of Art); la Metropolitan Life Tower, un rascacielos. En Londres: la Metropolitan Line, una línea del Metro …

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  • 5 Metropolitan — Met ro*pol i*tan (?; 277), a. [L. metropolitanus: cf. F. m[ e]tropolitain.] 1. Of or pertaining to the capital or principal city of a country; as, metropolitan luxury. [1913 Webster] 2. (Eccl.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, a metropolitan or …

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  • 6 Metropolitan — (Салоники,Греция) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: 65 Vasilissis Olgas Ave …

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  • 7 Metropolitan TV — Nombre público Metropolitan TV Tipo de canal DVB T Programación Generalista Propietario Smile Advertising País …

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  • 8 Metropolitan — (Салоники,Греция) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: 65 Vass. Olgas Avenue, Салоники, Греция …

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  • 9 Metropolitan — Met ro*pol i*tan, n. [LL. metropolitanus.] 1. The superior or presiding bishop of a country or province. [1913 Webster] 2. (Lat. Church.) An archbishop. [1913 Webster] 3. (Gr. Church) A bishop whose see is a civil metropolis. His rank is… …

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  • 10 metropolitan — ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to a metropolis. 2) relating to the parent state of a colony. 3) Christian Church relating to a metropolitan or his see. ► NOUN 1) Christian Church a bishop having authority over the bishops of a province. 2) an inhabitant …

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  • 11 metropolitan — [me΄trō päl′i tən, me΄trəpäl′i tən] adj. [LL metropolitanus] 1. of or constituting a METROPOLIS (senses 1 & 2) 2. designating or of a METROPOLITAN (n. 2) ☆ 3. designating or of a population area consisting of a central city and smaller… …

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  • 12 metropolitan — index civic, civil (public) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 13 metropolitan — [adj] concerning a city city, cosmopolitan, modern, municipal, urban, urbane; concept 536 Ant. country …

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  • 14 Metropolitan — Eine der beiden Metropolitan Garnituren im Januar 2008 als InterCity auf der Schnellfahrstrecke Hannover–Berlin bei Gardelegen …

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  • 15 Metropolitan — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Metropolitan », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Metropolitan est un mot anglais… …

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  • 16 metropolitan — metropolitanism, n. /me treuh pol i tn/, adj. 1. of, noting, or characteristic of a metropolis or its inhabitants, esp. in culture, sophistication, or in accepting and combining a wide variety of people, ideas, etc. 2. of or pertaining to a large …

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  • 17 metropolitan — [[t]me̱trəpɒ̱lɪt(ə)n[/t]] metropolitans 1) ADJ: ADJ n Metropolitan means belonging to or typical of a large busy city. ...the metropolitan district of Miami. ...a dozen major metropolitan hospitals. ...metropolitan sophistication and rustic… …

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  • 18 metropolitan — I. noun Date: 14th century 1. the primate of an ecclesiastical province 2. one who lives in a metropolis or displays metropolitan manners or customs II. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Late Latin metropolitanus of the see of a… …

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  • 19 metropolitan — {{11}}metropolitan (adj.) 1540s, belonging to an ecclesiastical metropolis, from L.L. metropolitanus, from Gk. metropolites resident of a city, from metropolis (see METROPOLITAN (Cf. metropolitan) (n.)). Meaning belonging to a chief or capital… …

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  • 20 metropolitan — adj. & n. adj. 1 of or relating to a metropolis, esp. as distinct from its environs (metropolitan New York). 2 belonging to, forming or forming part of, a mother country as distinct from its colonies etc. (metropolitan France). 3 of an… …

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