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edge city

A sizeable commercial center offering a mixture of employment, shopping, and entertainment and serving a primarily suburban area.

[After Edge City: Life on the New Frontier, title of a 1991 book by American writer Joel Garreau.]
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edge′ cit′y

an area on the outskirts of a city having a high density of office buildings, shopping malls, hotels, etc.
[1985–90, Amer.]
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Para ello se estudiaran: las bases conceptuales que sustentan la coalicion entre el modelo suburbano y la ideologia del crecimiento en el Sunbelt; las propuestas que pretendieron corregir dicho modelo en las decadas mencionadas smart growth" y "edge city')-, las razones que explican el declive de ambas, incidiendo en los argumentos esgrimidos por los defensores de la ideologia del crecimiento; y el desemboque en la situacion actual, la denominada "edgeless city".
Inter snatched fourth place, equal on points with Atalanta, but behind the side from Bergamo on head-to-head difference, to edge city rivals AC Milan by just one point in the race for elite European football.But multiple reports state that the 60-year-old former Roma and Zenit St Petersburg coach will be axed in favour of ex-Juventus, Chelsea and 'Azzurri' boss Conte.
Situated on a quiet cul-de-sac less than ten minutes drive to historic and cutting edge city of Asbury Park.
Without a cutting edge City may continue to play good football without getting much reward.
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And even though they gave away two penalties, Ederson saved the first to edge City closer to the knockout stages.
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Aaron Wilbraham struck his 18th goal of the season to edge City ahead in the 71st minute at Boundary Park, but Oldham hit back through Carl Winchester four minutes later.
If you imagined the map of the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area as a waiter's tray, with each white-collar job assigned the same weight, you'd discover that the balance point was just east of the "edge city" of Tysons Corner in Fairfax County, Virginia.
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