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municipal

mu·nic·i·pal

municipal

 
pronunciation:
myu nI sih pl
part of speech: adjective
definition: of or having to do with a local government or unit of government.
The state police came to help the municipal police solve the crime.
synonyms:
civic
similar words:
civil, local, metropolitan, public, urban
derivation: municipally (adv.)