In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in UK)ayuntamiento masculinemunicipio masculinemunicipalidad feminineconcejo municipal masculine
- The lease on the building has now expired and the town council is waiting for the city council to come up with a new one.
- The town council decided to contact Tendring Council about a risk assessment.
- A councillor has donated a hand bell to a new town council in memory of his wife.
- The town council will write to Essex County Council with its concerns as a matter of urgency.
- Her husband is currently a member of the town council on which she served for nine years from 1987.
- The town council's finance committee recommended no change to the levels earlier this week.
- He had been elected onto the town council at the local elections in May last year.
- The town hall is owned by North Wiltshire District Council but the facility is run by the town council.
- The town council will now write to the county council asking them to revise the plan.
- The town council and North Wiltshire District Council are not issuing any statements.
- He had been a member of the US-backed town council and had eschewed incitements of violence.
- It is no secret that some district councillors had little or no time for the new town council.
- He says it is a common complaint and the town council needs to put a system of gritting in place.
- The town council has now referred the borough council's dealings to the Audit Commission.
- Several other councillors said the town council should add its full backing to the festival.
- Mrs Martin agreed to take the suggestion to the town council and the youth council.
- The town council resolved to write to the county council and West Wiltshire Housing Society.
- How long before the town council tries to change the boundaries again to gain more council tax?
- Members of the town council made it clear when they met on Monday that they supported the single site concept.
- The building is owned by Burnley council and the town council rents a room there.
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