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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A group of citizens from all over the world who are bound by the same principles.

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  • These employees (like "cosmopolis") --- who by just plain “bad luck of the draw” find themselves in this particular targeted civil service classifications --- have now...
  • But of course what counts is the idea of the city as a 'cosmopolis' first, rather than the mere capital of England: the British uniform matches the former much better...
  • "Baghdad was literally a cosmopolis," says Mr. Campion.
  • First, the cosmopolis again becomes a community for certain people only. for more
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