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(Human Geography) the US term for town planning
city planner n
the activity or profession of determining the future physical arrangement and condition of a community.
cit′y plan′ner, n.
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|Noun||1.||city planning - determining and drawing up plans for the future physical arrangement and condition of a community|
planning - the act or process of drawing up plans or layouts for some project or enterprise
zoning - dividing an area into zones or sections reserved for different purposes such as residence and business and manufacturing etc