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"municipality" in British English

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municipalitynoun [C]

uk   /mjuːˌnɪs.ɪˈpæl.ə.ti/ us   /mjuːˌnɪs.əˈpæl.ə.t̬i/
a city or town with its own local government, or the local government itself: The municipality provides services such as water and rubbish collection.
(Definition of municipality from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"municipality" in American English

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municipalitynoun [C]

us   /mjʊˌnɪs·əˈpæl·ɪ·t̬i/
a city or town with its own local government, or this local government itself
(Definition of municipality from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"municipality" in Business English

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municipalitynoun [C]

uk   /mjuːˌnɪsɪˈpæləti/ us   plural municipalities GOVERNMENT
a city or town that has its own government: The smoking ban that started in 13 municipalities in New Mexico, including Santa Fe and Albuquerque, has now officially gone statewide.
(Definition of municipality from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “municipality”
in Chinese (Simplified) 市,自治市, 市政府,市政当局…
in Chinese (Traditional) 市,自治市, 市政府,市政當局…
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