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being or having the customs or manners or dress of a city person

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City-born people like Alexander Parkes helped to invent celluloid, while Sir Michael Balcon was the most influential UK film producer of the 20th century.
Doctor Who has strong links with Liverpool as city-born actors Tom Baker starred in the lead role from 1974 to 1981 and Paul McGann had the lead role in the 1996 TV movie.
When his city-born partner, Julian, talks him into joining a spirited group of gay guys who meet once a week to sing, Heath discovers a love for making music and a kinship he didn't expect.
The Kansas City-born player finished 13 strokes behind win-neEduardo Romero in a share of 23rd spot at the US Senior Open last year, but appears determined to maintain his impressive recent run at Crooked Stick this week.
The New York City-born Hawkins, who has homes there and in Los Angeles's Venice area, comes off as a somewhat crunchy California type, albeit one with a healthy sense of humor, especially when she jokes about the missteps she's taken in her long career.
Trying out country life was Sarah DiMuro, a New York City-born and raised woman in her twenties, who had never spent time out of the city.
Mexico City-born Garduno said she can't remember the last year she didn't wear a new pair of red underwear so that the new year would bring love.
Mexico City-born Valdes' upbringing in Juarez provided him with insight into the border culture that proved a key part of his Tin Tan personality, which burst onto the scene during the mid-1940s with the "pachuco" craze.
But Anderson reckons his Granite City-born team-mates will take over the job of making Calderwood eat his words - after his claims that local players don't have the mean streak to be top pros because of their affluent background.
Two years ago, at age 37, Mexico City-born Domingo Rubio, whom the Los Angeles Times' Lewis Segal hailed as "one of the great dancers of the age," hung up his ballet shoes.
A New York City-born world traveler of varied interests, he's figured out that the keys to his success involve other people.
But it's Sandy's party all the way, as the New York City-born Cressman caresses the Portuguese lyrics with confidence and a surprising, almost French, articulation.
1 hosted by famous music master DJ Clue, gives hip hop and urban basketball fans ages 15-24 a first-hand look at the city-born basketball style that has made its way from the neighborhood courts to the nation's biggest arenas.
The Ormoc City-born Cebu City resident came into the spotlight after his 2012 fight against volatile Argentinian Luis Alberto Lazarte caused a major free-for-all in Buenos Aires.
Former Unite general secretary, Tony Woodley, rededicated the union's regional office in Churchill Way, to Jack Jones, the city-born trade unionist who fought in the Spanish Civil War and later became general secretary of the Transport and General Workers' Union.