urbanization

(noun) “[T]he change in a country or region when its population migrates from rural to urban areas” (Wiktionary n.d.).

Audio Pronunciation: (ur·ban·i·za·tion)

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: urbanizations

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References

Wiktionary. n.d. “urbanization.” Retrieved October 22, 2013 (http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/urbanization).