Municipal meaning

myo͝o-nĭsə-pəl
Of or relating to the internal affairs of a nation.
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Of or pertaining to a municipality (a city or a corporation having the right of administering local government).
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Of or pertaining to the internal affairs of a nation.
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The definition of municipal is something related to local government.

An ordinance or rule issued by your local government is an example of a municipal ordinance.

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(rare) Of the internal, as distinguished from the international, affairs of a nation.
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A municipal bond.

Invested in tax-free municipals.

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(finance) A financial instrument issued by a municipality.
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Origin of municipal

  • Latin mūnicipālis from mūnicipium town from mūniceps citizen mūnus public office, duty mei-1 in Indo-European roots capere to take kap- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French municipal, from Latin municipalis (“of or belonging to a citizen or a free town"), from municeps (“a citizen, an inhabitant of a free town"), from munus (“duty") + capere (“to take").

    From Wiktionary