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great·eralso Great·er (grā′tər)
1. Of, relating to, or being a city considered together with its populous suburbs: the greater metropolitan area of Dallas; Greater Los Angeles.
2. Of, relating to, or being a region considered to be the rightful homeland of a particular people, particularly when extending beyond the current boundaries of their country: Hitler's desire for a Greater Germany led him to annex the Sudetenland.
(Placename) (of a city) considered with the inclusion of the outer suburbs: Greater London.
designating a large city and its adjacent areas: Greater New York; Greater Los Angeles.
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|Adj.||1.||greater - greater in size or importance or degree; "for the greater good of the community"; "the greater Antilles"|
lesser - of less size or importance; "the lesser anteater"; "the lesser of two evils"