Definición de mother city en inglés

mother city

Pronunciación /ˈmʌðə ˌsɪti/

nombre

  • 1A metropolis; the principal city of a region.

  • 2inglés de Sudáfrica The city of Cape Town.

  • 3A city in relation to its colonies or dependencies; the city from which the founders of a colony came.

Origen

Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). From mother + city.