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Meaning of MUNICIPALITY

Pronunciation:  myoo`nisu'palitee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  people living in a town or city having local self-government
  2. [n]  an urban district having corporate status and powers of self-government
 

MUNICIPALITY is a 12 letter word that starts with M.

 

 See Also: administrative district, administrative division, assemblage, city, city, gathering, metropolis, metropolis, territorial division, town, town, townsfolk, townspeople, urban area, urban center, ward

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mu*nic`i*pal"i*ty\, n.; pl. {Municipalities}. [Cf.
F. municipalit['e].]
A municipal district; a borough, city, or incorporated town
or village.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bailiwick, banlieue, boom town, borough, bourg, bureau, burg, burgh, city, commissariat, constablery, constablewick, constabulary, conurbation, department, district, exurb, exurbia, faubourg, ghost town, greater city, market town, megalopolis, metropolis, metropolitan area, ministry, office, outskirts, polis, secretariat, sheriffalty, sheriffwick, shrievalty, spread city, Stadt, suburb, suburbia, town, township, urban complex, urban sprawl, urbs, village, ville
 

 

 

 

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