What are edge cities?

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Satellite Town - Satellite Cities Versus Other Types of Settlement - Edge Cities
... Satellite cities differ from edge cities, which are suburbs with large employment bases and cultural offerings, in that satellite cities must have a true ... Conceptually, both satellite cities and some types of edge city could be (and once were) self-sufficient communities outside of their larger metropolitan areas, but have become interconnected due to the ... However, while edge cities may have their own government and share many characteristics with satellite cities, they are much more physically integrated with the core city and ...

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    Lord, how long?
    Bible: Hebrew Isaiah, 6:11.

    Asking how long will the chastisement of the people last. God replies, “Until the cities be wasted without inhabitant, and the houses without man, and the land be utterly desolate, and the Lord have removed man far away, and there be a great forsaking in the midst of the land.”

    Life is a travelling to the edge of knowledge, then a leap taken.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)