Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to or like a city; situated or dwelling in a city.

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Usage examples "urban":

  1. In this Report, however, the Commissioners state that, as regards lunacy, its occurrence is considerably more frequent in urban than in rural districts. - "Chapters in the History of the Insane in the British Isles", Daniel Hack Tuke.
  2. The butterflies we must chase hovered rather along urban ways. - "The Boss of Little Arcady", Harry Leon Wilson.
  3. This new custom existed till the tune of Urban V., by whom the third crown was added. - "Walks in Rome", Augustus J.C. Hare.