Urban environments definitions

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  1. What is agglomeration?
    The concentration of people and economic activities at river points, estuary mouths or close to a mineral resource.
  2. What is suburbanisation?
    The processs in which the the suburbs add to the built-up area, but the building densities are generally lower.
  3. What is conurbation?
    When towns and cities join together to form one town or city.
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Urban environments definitions
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2011-10-27 22:03:29
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