What does municipal mean?

Definitions for municipal
myuˈnɪs ə pəlmu·nic·i·pal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. municipal(adj)

    relating or belonging to or characteristic of a municipality

    "municipal government"; "municipal bonds"; "a municipal park"; "municipal transportation"

  2. municipal(adj)

    of or relating to the government of a municipality

    "international law...only authorizes a belligerent to punish a spy under its municipal law"- J.L.kuntz

Wiktionary

  1. municipal(Noun)

    A financial instrument issued by a municipality.

    Etymology: From municipal, from municipalis, from municeps, from munus + capere.

  2. municipal(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a municipality (a city or a corporation having the right of administering local government).

    Etymology: From municipal, from municipalis, from municeps, from munus + capere.

  3. municipal(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the internal affairs of a nation.

    Etymology: From municipal, from municipalis, from municeps, from munus + capere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Municipal(adj)

    of or pertaining to a city or a corporation having the right of administering local government; as, municipal rights; municipal officers

    Etymology: [L. municipalis, fr. municipium a town, particularly in Italy, which possessed the right of Roman citizenship, but was governed by its own laws, a free town, fr. municeps an inhabitant of a free town, a free citizen; munia official duties, functions + capere to take: cf. F. municipal. Cf. Immunity, and Capacoius.]

  2. Municipal(adj)

    of or pertaining to a state, kingdom, or nation

    Etymology: [L. municipalis, fr. municipium a town, particularly in Italy, which possessed the right of Roman citizenship, but was governed by its own laws, a free town, fr. municeps an inhabitant of a free town, a free citizen; munia official duties, functions + capere to take: cf. F. municipal. Cf. Immunity, and Capacoius.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Municipal

    mū-nis′i-pal, adj. pertaining to a corporation or city.—n. Municipalisā′tion.—v.t. Munic′ipalise.—ns. Munic′ipalism; Municipal′ity, a town or city possessed of self-government: a district governed like a city: in France, a division of the country.—adv. Munic′ipally. [Fr.,—L. municipalismunicipium, a free town—munia, official duties, capĕre, to take.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of municipal in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of municipal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of municipal in a Sentence

  1. Ferguson Committeewoman Patricia Bynes:

    The fact that police officers and municipal court officials are using their public emails to tell racial jokes, that just reeks of arrogance and ignorance, it's astounding. They think they are untouchable. The taxpayers have been paying for that racial bias.

  2. Tom Roseen:

    While investors were keeping a keen eye on the FOMC (Federal Open Market Committee) meeting, which concluded on Wednesday on a more hawkish note than some anticipated, taxable-fixed income mutual funds took in small amounts of net new money - $348 million-plus, with ETF investors ... withdrawing $700 million, interestingly, though, both investors types were net purchasers of municipal bond funds, injecting $877 million into conventional open-end funds and $314 million for ETFs, respectively.

  3. Grant Govertsen:

    There are two reasons for this. Number one is the sourcing of customers, the junkets have the municipal-level intelligence and they are operating in mainland China. They know who is, for a lack of a better phrase, a good credit or not. There is no system in China like you would have like in the U.S., where the casinos can run a credit profile of anybody.

  4. Steve Kreisberg:

    It's not special, there's not an exception here for police officers. Municipal Employees're seeking uniformity with what you would try to effect for teachers, or people at the DMV, anything like Municipal Employees. They're not special.

  5. Sandra Bertin:

    I dealt with someone who wanted a report indicating where there were municipal police, road barriers and also clearly stating that national police could be seen at two points, maybe national police officers were there, but they could not be seen in the videos.

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