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a.1.Of or pertaining to a metropolis; being a metropolis; metropolitan; as, the metropolitical chair.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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AMONG THE grand features of the Cathedral and Metropolitical Church of Christ in Canterbury, England--its columns and arches, its quire and its crypt, its exquisite stained glass--are its many steps.
Lawrence Vogel (Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 1996), 47-49; and Matthew Feldman, "Between Geist and Zeitgeist: Martin Heidegger as Ideologue of Metropolitical Fascism,'" Totalitarian Movements and Political Religions, vol.
Tragedy--and yet opportunity, for the legacy of writing from years in England, Hamburg, and Nairobi could hardly have followed if Neill had been burdened by metropolitical responsibility.