Definition of rurbanization in English:

rurbanization

(also rurbanisation)

noun

  • The influence of rural society on urban life, or vice versa; rural urbanization.

Origin

1920s. From rurban + -ization, after urbanization.

Pronunciation

rurbanization

/ˌrəːbənʌɪˈzeɪʃn//ˌrəːb(ə)nʌɪˈzeɪʃn/