mu·​ni | \ ˈmyü-nē How to pronounce muni (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Johnson did it with the nonchalance of a player who could have been at the local muni for a Sunday game with his buddies. Tim Dahlberg, Star Tribune, 15 Nov. 2020 Harding Park is just the fourth U.S. muni to host a major, joining Bethpage Black in New York, Chambers Bay outside Seattle and Torrey Pines South (which had the U.S. Open in 2008 and gets it again next year). Mark Zeigler, San Diego Union-Tribune, 5 Aug. 2020 Woods won a World Golf Championship event there in ’05, outlasting John Daly in a riveting duel and ushering San Francisco’s venerable muni back into national prominence. Ron Kroichick,, 1 Aug. 2020 And, although yields on munis have fallen as prices have risen, many tax-exempt bonds aren’t valued wildly out of line with historical standards. WSJ, 7 Feb. 2020 Since almost all munis have a pristine score — except for a few basket cases, such as Inner Mongolia — practically anyone can invest. Washington Post, 23 Apr. 2019 That’s why anyone daring to buy munis must have faith these handouts will keep coming. Washington Post, 23 Apr. 2019 In January, Henan province sold such a three-year bond at 3.13 percent, the same coupon rate as its on-budget general-purpose muni. Washington Post, 28 Feb. 2019 First, not all munis are created equal, even if the market is treating them that way. Washington Post, 23 Apr. 2019

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1973, in the meaning defined above

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“Muni.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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