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Meaning of “city hall” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of city hall from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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city hallnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɪt̬·i ˈhɔl/
a ​building that is used by the ​government of a city, and that usually ​contains the city ​offices: Protesters ​hurledeggs during a ​ceremony in ​front of city hall. City hall is also the ​government of a city: If city hall hadn't ​stopped him, he would have ​erected the ​statue in his ​frontyard.
(Definition of city hall from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “city hall”
in Arabic مَبنى مَجلِس المَدينة…
in Korean 시청사…
in Portuguese prefeitura…
in Catalan ajuntament…
in Japanese 市役所…
in Chinese (Simplified) 市政厅, 市政府大楼…
in Chinese (Traditional) 市政廳, 市政府大樓…
in Italian municipio, comune…
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