gran ciudad
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gran ciudad(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (sizable urban area)
a. big city
Yo prefiero más la calma del campo que el ajetreo de la gran ciudad.I prefer the calmness of the country to the hustle and bustle of the big city.
b. large city
La ciudad de Panamá no es pequeña, pero no es una gran ciudad como New York, tampoco.Panama City is not small, but it isn't a large city like New York, either.
2. (magnificent city)
a. great city
La gran ciudad de Constantinopla quedaba en la parte oeste de lo que hoy es Estambul.The great city of Constantinople was located on the western part of what is today Istanbul.
3. (ideal place for doing something)
a. great city
Lima es una gran ciudad para comer buen marisco.Lima is a great city to eat good seafood.
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