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(n) a big city. Abbreviated as 'metro.' Origin: Gk metro-, mother + polis => 'a mother city' => 'the main city' Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore and Hyderabad are a few metropolitan cities of India. Whether a city is metropolitan or not is decided by its size and number of people. Whether a city is cosmopolitan or not is decided by the cultural composition of its population. A metropolis has a population of more than one million. A metropolis whose population is more than 8 million is called a megalopolis.

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