city council

noun
|Updated on: 7 Aug 2018

Definition of city council

: the legislative body of a city

Examples of city council in a Sentence

  1. He's running for city council.

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Definition of city council for English Language Learners

  • : the group of people who make and change the laws of a city


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city council

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legal Definition of city council

: the legislative body of a city

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