Geography Definitions

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an increase in the proportion of a country's population that lives in towns and cities
Urbanisation
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a city with at least a million people living in it
Million City
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at least 10 million people are living in the city
Mega City
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at least 20 million people are living in the city
Meta City
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a city that acts as a major hub for finance, trade, business, politics and culture. Serving not just the country of region, but the world.
World City
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the movement of people from living in the inner parts of the city to living on the outer edges
Suburbanisation
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the movement of people from large urban areas to smaller urban areas or rural areas
Counter-Urbanisation
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the regeneration, both economical and structural to an urban area that have suffered a period of decline
Urban Resurgence
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a city with at least a million people living in it

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Million City

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at least 10 million people are living in the city

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at least 20 million people are living in the city

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a city that acts as a major hub for finance, trade, business, politics and culture. Serving not just the country of region, but the world.

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