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cit·y·scape

 (sĭt′ē-skāp′)
n.
1. An artistic representation, such as a painting or photograph, of a city.
2. A city or section of a city regarded as a scene: "the vast cityscape of lower Manhattan" (New Yorker).

cityscape

(ˈsɪtɪskeɪp)
n
(Human Geography) an urban landscape; view of a city

cit•y•scape

(ˈsɪt iˌskeɪp)

n.
1. a view or picture of a city.
2. the characteristic appearance of a city.
[1855–60, Amer.]

cityscape

a view or representation of a city, especially in a painting, photograph, etc.
See also: Representation
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cityscape - a viewpoint toward a city or other heavily populated areacityscape - a viewpoint toward a city or other heavily populated area; "the dominant character of the cityscape is it poverty"
point of view, standpoint, viewpoint, stand - a mental position from which things are viewed; "we should consider this problem from the viewpoint of the Russians"; "teaching history gave him a special point of view toward current events"
2.cityscape - painting depicting a city or urban area
painting, picture - graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface; "a small painting by Picasso"; "he bought the painting as an investment"; "his pictures hang in the Louvre"
Translations

cityscape

[ˈsɪtɪskeɪp] Npaisaje m urbano
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The Mauritshuis show, ably curated by Ariane van Suchtelen, can profitably be understood as an amplification and refine-ment of the landmark 1977 Dutch cityscapes show at the Amsterdams Historisch Museum, organised by, among others, the Amsterdam Gemeentearchief's Boudewijn Bakker, who has contributed an authoritative essay to the catalogue for 'Pride of Place'.
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You only have to look out of any window to see the astronomical property growth that is transforming cityscapes," said Shabnam Rawal, Group Director of Cityscape Conferences.
Berger, president of the Cityscapes Development Corporation.
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The very fact that, in western culture the city undergoes the phase of the megapolitan evolution is testified both by the representation of the mentioned cultural modi operandi and by the obviously chaotic and in most cases practically uninterrupted mutations of the cityscape.
A strategic 20-year plan for the re-development of the city centre of Jeddah -- principal gateway to Islam's holiest sites and the second largest city in Saudi Arabia -- is to take centre stage at the first Cityscape Saudi Arabia exhibition and conference later next week.