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municipal
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
relating to a city or town
  • He was twenty-three when a rival political gang, intent on winning a municipal election and needing a newspaper to plug a certain issue, bought the Gazette.
    3.1 — Part 3 Chapter 1 (62% in)
  • It was all right when people took cracks at his yachts and women and a few municipal election scandals—which were never proved," he added hastily.
    3.7 — Part 3 Chapter 7 (84% in)
  • He thought that men had been willing to work for him when he plugged known crooks for municipal elections, when he glamorized red-light districts, when he ruined reputations by scandalous libel, when he sobbed over the mothers of gangsters.
    4.15 — Part 4 Chapter 15 (70% in)

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