[ myoo-nis-uh-puh-liz-uhm ]
/ myuˈnɪs ə pəˌlɪz əm /
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the principle or system of home rule by a municipality.
advocacy of such a principle or system.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
OTHER WORDS FROM municipalismmu·nic·i·pal·ist, noun
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The central ideas of modern municipalism are the raising of loans and the sweating of the ratepayer.The Dwelling House|George Vivian Poore