Variant of municipal
- of or having to do with a city, town, etc. or its local government
- having self-government locally
- Rare of the internal, as distinguished from the international, affairs of a nation
Origin of municipalClassical Latin municipalis ; from municeps, inhabitant of a free town ; from munia, official duties, functions ; from Indo-European base an unverified form mei-, to exchange (from source common, mean) + capere, to take (see have)
☆ Finance a municipal bond: usually used in pl.