city clerk

noun

Definition of city clerk

:a public officer charged with recording the official proceedings and vital statistics of a city

First Known Use of city clerk

1656


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city clerk

noun

legal Definition of city clerk

:a public officer charged with recording the official proceedings and vital statistics of a city

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