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a large and important town

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an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city

the people living in a municipality smaller than a city

an administrative division of a county

United States architect who was noted for his design and construction of truss bridges (1784-1844)

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Cities under provinces 4 1 District-level towns 2 0 Rural districts 8 9 Wards 67 20 Commune-level towns (townlets) 8 15 Commune Health Station 111 194 Demographic and administrative profile Province South Ba-Ria An Giang Vung Tau Demographics Population 1,072,600 2,158,300 Population density, persons/[km.sup.2] 539 610 Urban population rate, % 50.1 31.1 No.
Tent townlets were coming alive from the early morning, giving the impression that some people had not slept at all.The weather was muggy all day.
I consulted a number of American social historians for suggestions on such a place, and John Bodnar recommended Johnstown: a steel-producing town surrounded by a ring of coal-mining townlets in the hills of Western Pennsylvania, approximately 70 miles southeast of Pittsburgh.
Merseyside Prescot is probably one of the oldest townlets. The steeple of the Jacobean church in Prescot is still the highest point on Merseyside.
Moreover, Sicily is indirectly cited with the reference to "the Sicilian townlets skirting Etna" (70) in "Hibiscus and Salvia Flowers", a poem written in Taormina.