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- This article is about metropolitan Tokyo. For more information, see Tokyo (disambiguation).
Tokyo Metropolis (東京都 Tōkyō-to ) or "greater Tokyo metropolian area" is the local government for of the traditional city of Tokyo (1869-1943) and the associated municipalities of what was formerly Tokyo Prefecture (1869-1943).
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- Tokyo Metropolitan Government, 東京都年表 (Japanese); retrieved 2013-4-13.
- The idea of removing one level of government and raising Tokyo City administration to the level of other prefectures was not new. It had talked about since the 19th century -- for example, see draft of Tokyo law which was not passed in 1895.