City noun - A thickly settled, highly populated area.
Usage example: commuters who drive every day between their homes in the suburbs and their jobs in the city
Municipality noun - A thickly settled, highly populated area.
Usage example: a municipality with an excellent police department
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Synonyms for Municipality
City is a synonym for municipality in borough topic. You can use "City" instead a noun "Municipality", if it concerns topics such as town, urban. popular alternative
How words are described
Both words in one sentence
- Municipal politics are pretty much the same all over: the people of each town, city or regional municipality elect a mayor and around some number of councillors, ranging from a handful in small towns to 44 in Toronto depending on population.
Source: Useful Notes / Canadian Politics
- Pretoria is presently the name of the primary city of the municipality of Tshwane.
Source: Please Select New City Name
- The city grew with the power of the central government, and more land was added to the municipality after 1947.
Source: Useful Notes / Oslo
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Municipality and City. (2016). Retrieved 2022, December 01, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/city/municipality
City & Municipality. N.p., 2016. Web. 01 Dec. 2022. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/city/municipality>.
Municipality or City. 2016. Accessed December 01, 2022. https://thesaurus.plus/related/city/municipality.
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