Relating to or denoting the regions outside a metropolis: rural and non-metropolitan America the residents of non-metropolitan areas
More example sentences
- The real problems the non-metropolitan areas face are different, and require different responses.
- Agriculture and forestry are not a major source of rural and non-metropolitan income, nor do they provide employment for most rural or non-metropolitan people.
- Civil law powers, such as France, were more systematic in incorporation of metropolitan law into non-metropolitan territories.
Definition of non-metropolitan in:
- The US English dictionary