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city council the elected governing body of a city, whose functions include enacting city laws or ordinances, imposing taxes, and appropriating funds.
Nicene council either of two church councils, one in the fourth century and one in the eighth century, that convened in Nicaea to establish or modify church doctrine.
privy council a body of counselors or advisers that serves and is usu. appointed by a monarch.
Security Council the council of the United Nations that is responsible for maintaining international peace and comprises five permanent and ten temporary members.