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open city

Syllabification: o·pen cit·y

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Definition of open city in English:

noun

A city declared to be unfortified and undefended and so, by international law, exempt from enemy attack: MacArthur declared Manila an open city and ordered his army to withdraw into the Bataan peninsula

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