Definition of sister city in English:

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sister city


A city that is twinned with another.
Example sentences
  • I mentioned the efforts of San Diego Rotary Club that resulted in their home town becoming a sister city of Jalalabad.
  • Marseille became the sister city of Shanghai in 1987.
  • ‘Jakarta is an important sister city, with which Rotterdam enjoys an excellent relationship,’ the Mayor said in a statement.

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