adjective | \ myu̇-ˈni-sə-pəl \ | mu·nic·i·pal
  1. : of or relating to the internal affairs of a major political unit (as a nation) was sentenced by a court of municipal, not international, jurisdiction — compare domestic

  1. a : of, relating to, or characteristic of a municipality the municipal counsel

    b : having local self-government a municipal district

  1. : restricted to one locality


  1. : a security issued by a state or local government or by an authority set up by such a government —usually used in pl. — see also municipal bond at bond 2