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Metroplex

[me-truh-pleks] /ˈmɛ trəˌplɛks/
noun, (sometimes lowercase)
1.
a vast metropolitan area that encompasses several cities and their suburbs:
We're moving to the Dallas-Ft. Worth Metroplex.
Origin
probably metro-3 + (com)plex
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Contemporary definitions for Metroplex
noun

sprawling metropolitan area, often combining two major cities

Word Origin

metro(politan) + -plex 'integrated organizations'

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