Origin of micropolisProbably on the model of megalopolis micro- Greek polis city ; see pelə-3 in Indo-European roots.
micropolis - Computer Definition
A manufacturer of disk drives that was known for its high-quality products. Founded in 1976 and based in Chatsworth, CA, it produced its first floppy drive in 1977 and its first hard drive in 1981. Acquired by Singapore Technologies in 1996, Micropolis closed its doors in 1997.