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local government

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local government

noun

: the government that controls and makes decisions for a local area (such as a town, city, or county)

Full Definition of LOCAL GOVERNMENT

:  the government of a specific local area constituting a subdivision of a major political unit (as a nation or state); also :  the body of persons constituting such a government

First Known Use of LOCAL GOVERNMENT

1817

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