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municipal

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Definition relating to a city or town
  • municipal government
  • a municipal park
  • municipal bonds
  • Fifty thousand Socialist votes in Chicago means a municipal-ownership Democracy in the spring!
    Upton Sinclair  --  The Jungle
  • It's a small town, situated around seventy-five miles north of Sacramento, with its own municipal airport.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • Federal encroachment on state and municipal law-enforcement statutes.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • Tacked to one wall was a municipal map of Mica.
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Stargirl
  • There are municipal parks and libraries in reconstruction, manicured courtyards, freshly painted buildings.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  A Thousand Splendid Suns
  • Jurisdiction falls to the state of Texas and the municipality of Dallas.
    Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • I strutted to the big concrete municipal-parking building, a three-tiered structure that was the pride of the city.
    Homer Hickam  --  October Sky
  • He rounded the curve at the bottom of our road and passed the small municipal park across from where the Gilberts lived.
    Alice Sebold  --  The Lovely Bones
  • The municipality sends special men to do that, but the other work can be done by anyone.
    Kamala Markandaya  --  Nectar in a Sieve
  • The doctor had answered and then had said something about the irregularities in the municipal council.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  Anna Karenina
  • A municipality was established and the following announcement issued: INHABITANTS OF MOSCOW!
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • It looked more like a hotel, some kind of municipal building.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • He had apparently become ill in his cell and been taken by car to the municipal hospital in The Hague.
    Corrie ten Boom  --  The Hiding Place
  • Most municipal systems were not functioning.
    Dave Eggers  --  Zeitoun
  • He had been clerk in the post office, something on the railways, had finally inspected watermeters for the municipality.
    Doris Lessing  --  The Grass is Singing
  • He had given up on the shops and had made his way through the municipal office, the library, and the pharmacy.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • Emile hired hundreds of workers, municipal workers and carnival workers and foreign workers.
    Mitch Albom  --  The Five People You Meet in Heaven

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