The definition of municipal is something related to local government.(adjective)
An ordinance or rule issued by your local government is an example of a municipal ordinance.
See municipal in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L municipalis < municeps, inhabitant of a free town < munia, official duties, functions < IE base *mei-, to exchange (> common, mean) + capere, to take (see have)
See municipal in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Latin mūnicipālis
Origin: , from mūnicipium, town
Origin: , from mūniceps, citizen
Origin: : mūnus, public office, duty; see mei-1 in Indo-European roots
Origin: + capere, to take; see kap- in Indo-European roots.
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