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  1. council

    • IPA[ˈkaʊns(ə)l]

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    • n.
      an advisory, deliberative, or administrative body of people formally constituted and meeting regularly;a body of people elected to manage the affairs of a city, county, or other municipal district
    • noun: council, plural noun: councils

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    • 1. an advisory, deliberative, or administrative body of people formally constituted and meeting regularly:

      an official human rights council

    • 2. a body of people elected to manage the affairs of a city, county, or other municipal district:

      a ban on school buses using the road was imposed by the county council

    • 3. denoting housing provided by a local council at a subsidized rent:

      a council flat

    • 4. an ecclesiastical assembly.
    • 5. a meeting for consultation or advice:

      that evening, she held a family council

    • n. a body of advisers appointed by a sovereign or a Governor General (now chiefly on an honorary basis and including present and former government ministers).

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    • n. a council with executive power.

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    • ph. any of five general councils of the Western Church held in the Lateran Palace in 1123, 1139, 1179, 1215, and 1512–17. The council of 1215 condemned the Albigenses as heretical and clarified the Church doctrine on transubstantiation, the Trinity, and the Incarnation.

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    • n. (in the UK) the elected governing body of an administrative county.

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    • n. a house owned by a local council and rented out to tenants.

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    • n. a negotiating body for discussing and settling matters of industrial relations, pay and conditions, and related issues.

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    • n. a tax levied on households by local authorities in Britain, based on the estimated value of a property and the number of people living in it.

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    • n. an area of houses built and rented out to tenants by a local council.

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    • IPA[ˈkounsəl]

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    • n.
      an advisory, deliberative, or legislative body of people formally constituted and meeting regularly:
    • an official human rights council

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