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independent city

n.
A city, especially in Virginia, not administered by a county and thus constituting a primary division of its state.
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It is the regional center of the Zamboanga Peninsula and the second-largest city in the region, after the independent city of Zamboanga.
Independent city centre bar's heartbreaking confession as it debates closing for good due to 'big battles ahead'
It excludes the capital Puerto Princesa City from the three provinces as an administratively independent city.
Under the terms of the agreement, Adams Solar LLC will sell 100% of its power under a 20-year contract to The Philadelphia Energy Authority, an independent city agency.
In his remarks, Haris said, 'The presence of Aeon is expected to be able to enliven commercial facilities in the City of Jababeka Cikarang, which has now become an independent city with an area of 5,600 hectares, thus contributing to lifestyle facilities in the Jababeka Residence area.'
Falls Church is an independent city in Virginia located inside the Capital Beltway, approximately 10 miles west of the District of Columbia.
According to the report, the Council and the ministries provided financial support for the construction without permits, it also pointed that 23 settlements out of 50 assisted by the Council between 2014 and 2017 are of illegal status as an independent city -- and that the Council "Mateh Binyamin Regional" invested millions Of public funds in the infrastructure and buildings in "Ish Kodesh," "Amona" and other outposts at a cost of NIS 11,000,000.
Operations related to the security of the elections were also done in coordination with the Joint Security Coordination Centers at the regional, provincial, and independent city levels.
Brace yourselves, voters, because opponents of an elected independent city auditor are bringing the war on truth to Eugene.
Genesis Employment Services is very proud of its independent city centre base and the fact we complete all over the UK, with rivals twice, even ten times our size.
INDEPENDENT city centre traders have been issued with a call to arms amid fears they are being squeezed out by chains.

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