District and Municipality


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District noun – An area (as of a city) set apart for some purpose or having some special feature.
Municipality is a synonym for district in locale topic. In some cases you can use "Municipality" instead a noun "District", when it comes to topics like precinct.
Nearby Words: districted, districting
Synonyms for District


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Municipality noun – A thickly settled, highly populated area.
District is a synonym for municipality in place topic. You can use "District" instead a noun "Municipality", if it concerns topics such as locale, precinct, borough, town.
Nearby Words: municipal, municipalized
Synonyms for Municipality

How words are described

old old district old municipality
special special district special municipality
single single district single municipality
small small district small municipality
Other adjectives: major, largest.

Both words in one sentence

  • Useful Notes / Manila Pateros (Pop.: 64,147 / 1 District, shared with western Taguig City): The odd one in Metro Manila, Pateros is the only municipality in the region, as well as the smallest both in population and size.
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Municipality and District. (2016). Retrieved 2022, January 29, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/district/municipality
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