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central city

A heavily populated city at the core of a large metropolitan area.

cen′tral cit′y

a densely populated city that is the core or center of a metropolitan area.
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Noun1.central city - the central part of a citycentral city - the central part of a city    
center, middle, centre, eye, heart - an area that is approximately central within some larger region; "it is in the center of town"; "they ran forward into the heart of the struggle"; "they were in the eye of the storm"
city, metropolis, urban center - a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts; "Ancient Troy was a great city"
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