federal district

noun

Definition of federal district

  1. :  a district set apart as the seat of the central government of a federation

Circa 1934

First Known Use of federal district

circa 1934


Federal District

geographical name

Definition of Federal District

  1. 1 or Portuguese Distrito Federal play \dish-ˈtrē-tü-ˌfe-di-ˈräl\ district E cen Brazil including ∗ city of Brasília area 2245 square miles (5814 square kilometers), pop 2,051,146

  2. 2 — see distrito federal 3

  3. 3 — see distrito federal 4


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