URBAN

Definitions of urban on the Web:
* relating to or concerned with a city or densely populated area; "urban sociology"; "urban development"
* located in or characteristic of a city or city life; "urban property owners"; "urban affairs"; "urban manners"
wordnet.princeton.edu/perl/webwn
* Area: all territories, populations, and housing units in urbanized areas and in places of 2,500 or more persons ou
www2.fdic.gov/crapes/peterms.asp
* Land occupied by buildings and related facilities used for residences, industrial sites, institutional sites, publ
techreg.sc.egov.usda.gov/NTE/TSPNTE2/def_glossary.html
* Countries differ in the way they classify population as 'urban' or 'rural.' Typically, a community or settlement w
www.planetwire.org/glossarylist.php
* The "urban" category includes those areas classified as being urbanized (having a population density of at least 1
www.ntia.doc.gov/ntiahome/fttn99/glossary.html
* Refers to a city. An urban area is built up and has a dense population.
www.ecohealth101.org/glossary.html
* Medicare classifies a hospital as either "Urban" or "Rural" based on their Metropolitan Statistical Area. Hospital
www.ahd.com/definitions/prof_id.html
* 1. School or multi-school system in large urban centers where 75% or more of the families reside in the central ci
www.menc.org/connect/doe/glossary.html
* In architecture, the functions and forms of the city; anything related to, or characteristic of, the city.
architecture.arizona.edu/courses/arc103/trad103/tutorials/fundamentals/glossary/General.html
* relating to a city or city life, as in: She is a specialist in urban planning.
www.business-words.com/dictionary/U.html
* relating to a city
www.northstar.k12.ak.us/schools/awe/noyes/glossary.html
* Relating to towns and cities. Urban places are those that exceed a population size or density threshold as defined
chesapeake.towson.edu/landscape/urbansprawl/glossary.asp
* Places of 2,500 or more persons in incorporated places (cities and towns), but excluding the rural portions or
www.stats.indiana.edu/web/definitions/data_definitions.htm
* pertaining to a city or town
www.idealcity.org.au/glossary.html
* A Main Inventory Table field which designates inventories without agricultural tools, or with a separate agricultu
gunstonhall.org/probate/glossary.htm
* having to do with a city Peregrine falcons, rock doves, starlings and house sparrows have adapted to an urban life
www.inhs.uiuc.edu/chf/pub/virtualbird/glossary.html
* (40 to 79 percent impervious cover), and
www.epa.state.oh.us/dsw/nps/NPSMP/Definitions.html
* Refers to places within boundaries set by State and local officials that have a population of 50,000 or more. Urba
www.fhwa.dot.gov/environment/sidewalks/appb.htm
* The urban population comprises all persons living in urbanized areas (which contain at least one city of 50,000 an
www.mnforsustain.org/rockefeller_1972_glossary.htm
* pertaining to or constituting a city.
www.pen.k12.va.us/VDOE/LFB/glossary/t_u_v.html
* referring to a city environment
www.kentuckyawake.org/templates/glossary/
* Indicates whether the school is located in an urban area. An urban area is defined as being a locality comprising
education.qld.gov.au/schools/statistics/glossary.html
* Related to topics concerning cities or city life.
lib.ucr.edu/depts/acquisitions/YBP%20NSP%20GLOSSARY%20EXTERNAL%20revised6-02.php
* Speed limit less than or equal to 70km/h.
www.ltsa.govt.nz/roads/definitions.html
* of, relating to, or located in a city.
www.futureharvest.org/about/glossary.shtml
* Area is characterized by a substantially urbanized environment, although the background may have natural-appearing
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