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  • noun Plural form of urbanologist.


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  • "" It's certainly impossible to promise several thousand people they can live there when only several hundred units [will be] available, '' says Pierre deVise, one of Chicago's foremost urbanologists.

    Toppling Towers 2008

  • The big picture -- the 10 - and 20-year trend -- is even more ominous, and it leads some urbanologists to wonder whether big cities might not just be obsolete.

    Are Cities Obsolete? 2008

  • (Since Dickens, our best urbanologists have been our novelists.)

    Mr. Sammler's City Myron Magnet 2008

  • TYRELL: Yes, well, I suppose the one message is that the welfare state did nothing more than put money in the hands of counselors, therapists, urbanologists, and occasionally a few poor people, but didn't solve the problems of the city.

    The Conservative Crack-Up 1992


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