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ur·ban·i·za·tion
[ur-buh-nuh-zey-shuhn]
NOUN
1.
the act or fact of urbanizing, or taking on the characteristics of a city: Urbanization has led to more air pollution and increasing childhood asthma.
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Urbanization - Wikipedia

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Urbanization refers to the population shift from rural to urban areas, "the gradual increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas", and the ways in ...

Urbanization | UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund

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Urbanization has the potential to usher in a new era of well-being, resource efficiency and economic growth. But cities are also home to high concentrations of ...

Urbanization - Science Daily

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Urbanization refers to the increasing number of people that live in urban areas. It predominantly results in the physical growth of urban areas, be it horizontal or ...

Urbanization | Define Urbanization at Dictionary.com

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Urbanization definition, the act or fact of urbanizing, or taking on the characteristics of a city: Urbanization has led to more air pollution and increasing childhood ...

Urbanization: An Environmental Force to Be Reckoned With

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The level and growth of urbanization differ considerably by region (see Figure 1). Among developing countries, Latin American countries have the highest ...

Urbanization | Definition of Urbanization by Merriam-Webster

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Define urbanization: the process by which towns and cities are formed and become larger as more and more people begin living and working in central…

World Urbanization Prospects (2014)

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World Urbanization Prospects: The 2014 Revision, Highlights (ST/ESA/SER. .... tinuing urbanization and overall growth of the world's population is projected to ...

Urbanization - Huffington Post

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While conversations will focus on many issues surrounding the rapid urbanization of our planet, none are as important as clearly defining a path that will lead us ...