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oppidan

[op-i-duh n] /ˈɒp ɪ dən/
adjective
1.
of a town; urban.
noun
2.
a townsman.
Origin
1530-1540
1530-40; < Latin oppidānus, equivalent to oppid(um) town + -ānus -an
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  • oppidan, on the hotel's first floor, serves seasonal entrees based on available fish and produce from regional suppliers.
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oppidan

/ˈɒpɪdən/
adjective
1.
of a town; urban
noun
2.
a person living in a town
Word Origin
C16: from Latin oppidānus, from oppidum town
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