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satellite city

A self-supporting city planned within the natural growth pattern of another major city.It is intended to stop urban sprawl,supply an alternate mini central business district,and provide high-speed (preferably mass-transit) access between the major city and its satellites.

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He is best known for his appearances in several popular Welsh television series, such as Pobol y Cwm, High Hopes, Satellite City and A Mind To Kill.
FIFA inspectors had their first look at Qatar's rail plans, a 50 million passenger airport and a satellite city being built that will be home to 200,000 people and scores of hotels as it makes its pitch.
There was nationwide revulsion in December 2006 after police recovered skulls, bones and body parts from sewage drains near Pandher's house - dubbed the "House of Horrors" - in Noida, a wealthy satellite city of the Indian capital New Delhi.
Unwanted by his parents, 13-year-old Cosmo suffers the fate of all orphan children in Satellite City in the not-too-distant future when he is dipped in a vaccine vat and whisked off to the Clarissa Frayne Institute for Parentally Challenged Boys, where the only chance of escape is adoption or death.
Contagious Diseases section chief Nyoman Kandun confirmed that the man had died in hospital in the Jakarta satellite city of Tangerang.
The group's first gig was supporting Handsworth's Steel Pulse at Glasgow's Satellite City Club on January 17, 1978.
The newly-planned satellite city Lingang New City is intended to provide space for 800 000 inhabitants in an area of 74 square kilometres.
Protesters disrupted a screening at a mall in Delhi's satellite city of Gurgaon, while a mob attacked a cinema hall in Gujarat state's main city of Ahmedabad, forcing multiplexes to temporarily close, the Press Trust of India reported.
The company, which manages a satellite city west of Jakarta in Banten's Tangerang regency, saw revenues from all its businesses and subsidiaries on the up to a total Rp 1.
Satellite city operations at Central Park and the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center may also be able to join the network, gaining the ability to ``talk'' with computers and phone lines at City Hall.
The blighted future world of Satellite City is a tough place, and he's lucky enough to be rescued by the Supernaturalists.
The idea was to create a satellite city to attract home-buyers from China's newly affluent middle classes.
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