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ur·ban·i·ty

 (ûr-băn′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. ur·ban·i·ties
1. Refinement and elegance of manner; polished courtesy.
2. urbanities Courtesies; civilities.
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urbanity

(ɜːˈbænɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1. the quality of being urbane
2. (usually plural) civilities or courtesies
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ur•ban•i•ty

(ɜrˈbæn ɪ ti)

n., pl. -ties.
the quality of being urbane; refined courtesy or politeness; suavity.
[1525–35; < Latin]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.urbanity - polished courtesyurbanity - polished courtesy; elegance of manner
good manners, courtesy - a courteous manner
2.urbanity - the quality or character of life in a city or town; "there is an important difference between rusticity and urbanity"
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
gaucherie, rusticity - the quality of being rustic or gauche
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urbanity

noun sophistication, culture, polish, charm, grace, courtesy, elegance, refinement, civility, worldliness, suavity, mannerliness He had all the charm and urbanity of the trained diplomat.
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urbanity

noun
Refined, effortless beauty of manner, form, and style:
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urbanity

[ɜːˈbænɪtɪ] Nurbanidad f, cortesía f
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urbanity

n (of person, manner)weltmännische Art, Gewandtheit f, → Urbanität f (geh); (= civility)Höflichkeit f; (of manner, words)Verbindlichkeit f
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Y, aunque se tratara, en este caso, de hacer etnografia y no analisis urbano o arquitectonico, la ciudad de Mexicali y Rio Nuevo son un escenario en el que quien escribe este texto asume el estado de urbanitas local.
Durante el ano 2017, el grupo de investigacion Urbanitas, de la Facultad de Comunicacion, Publicidad y Diseno de la Universidad Catolica Luis Amigo, desarrollo el proyecto "Obsolescencia y remediacion para la preservacion de contenidos digitales de tipo textual".
Estas se presentan como complejo de lugares con dinamicas propias que no solo exigen correlaciones entre nativos rurales y urbanitas que conforman la poblacion rururbana (cuando no hay 'vaciado' de poblacion nativa como sucede a menudo) sino tambien correlacion entre urbanitas de distintas procedencias, cultura, economia y educacion.
(49.) Si veda anche la posizione di Mazzocco (1993: 49): "Biondo also judges the nature of classical Latin solely in terms of social differences (urbanitas vs.