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new town

n.
A planned urban community designed for self-sufficiency and providing housing, educational, commercial, and recreational facilities for its residents.
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new town

n
(Human Geography) (in Britain) a town that has been planned as a complete unit and built with government sponsorship, esp to accommodate overspill population
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new′ town`


n.
(sometimes caps.) a planned urban community that combines residential, commercial, and recreational areas.
[1915–20]
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Noun1.new town - a planned urban community created in a rural or undeveloped area and designed to be self-sufficient with its own housing and education and commerce and recreation
populated area, urban area - a geographical area constituting a city or town
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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new town

n (Brit) → nuovo centro urbano (creato con fondi pubblici)
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Premiere ville nouvelle en Algerie, le mastodonte Ali Mendjeli n'a jamais ete reflechie en tant que ville, estime Mme Benabbes, relevant que cette mega-cite a ete concue a partir d'une "succession d'unites de voisinage'' qui ne sont autres qu'un groupement d'unites de base, ou chaque element est un ensemble de logements avec un minimum d'equipements et de services pour repondre au mieux aux besoins des habitants.
The conjunction of modern design techniques with colonial mandates allowed for a number of French cities throughout Morocco, Algeria, and Vietnam to be organized according to spatial divisions that replicated (or reified) the structure of its "civilizing mission." Scholars have described this fashioning of urban space as a dialectical model in which the historicized medina, with its dense passages and exoticized image, was mainly reserved for "natives." Meanwhile, the ville nouvelle, in which new civic buildings were constructed, served as a residential and commercial zone for colonial administrators and other Europeans alike.
Au cours de l'inauguration ,le President de la Republique a ecoute une eclairage presente par le ministre de la Planification de l'Etat de Kassala l'ingenier Al-Moez Hassan sur les objectifs des deux projets et le plan avenir , soulignant que le plan structurel pour la ville nouvelle de Kassala terminera par la mise en oeuvre des de cinq mille unites de logement en accord avec une societe italienne.
Comme le souligne l'auteur, Belfast est loin d'etre une ville nouvelle, puisque les traces les plus anciennes de vie humaine decouvertes jusqu'a present indiquent qu'il y avait des habitants qui vivaient dans cette region il y a neuf a dix mille ans.
Rabat - La ville nouvelle de Tamesna sera bientot dotee d'un pole de formation technologique destine a la formation d'ingenieurs, techniciens superieurs et des etudes en sciences et commerce et gestion et ce, en vertu d'une convention de partenariat signee, mardi a Rabat, entre l'Universite Mohammed V Agdal (UM5A) et le Groupe Al Omrane.
Mme Clinton a atterri a Naypyidaw, ville nouvelle batie au milieu de la jungle et promue capitale a la place de Rangoun en 2005 par la junte alors au pouvoir.
A taxi ride away at Ville Nouvelle, Jardin Majorelle (www.jardinmajorelle.com) is a peaceful, arty haven with all the buildings painted a vivid cobalt blue.
"La Ville Nouvelle de Hassi Messaoud" is expected to be constructed over 96 months at a cost of $6 billion, according to the media report.