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There are almost 7,000 detailed definitions in the published edition of The Dictionary of Urbanism. Browse the complete list by initial letter:

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Q

Quae publice utilia
quaintspace
quality
quality audit
quality control
Quality in Town and Country
quality of life
quality of life capital
quality of life crime
quango (quasi-autonomous non-governmental organisation)
quantity surveyor
Quarry Hill
quarter
quarter framework
quartier
quartier de banlieue
Quartiere Triennale Otto (QT8)
quasi-public space
Queen Anne style
Queen City of the World
Queen of the Suburbs
quiet architecture
quiet lane
quoin
quotation
quotidian
quotidian space

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Public space is the city
Oriol Bohigas

   
illustration from the Dictionary of Urbanism