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|part of speech:
||an assembly of persons gathered together for administrative, legislative, or advisory purposes.
The town council will be voting on the issue tonight.
- assembly, board, committee
- similar words:
- cabinet, commission, convocation, legislature, panel, synod, task force, tribunal
||(chiefly British) an elected body that governs in local areas.
Has the council done anything about the problem?
||alliance, assembly, caucus, congress, convention, diet, house
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