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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to a city leader or the office of a city leader.

Usage examples (36)
  • mayoral elections
  • That's a stark economic and political departure from the county's last two-term mayoral counterpart,
  • "No. It means a lot of things," says the once and future bookseller who's nearing the end of his two-term mayoral stint.
  • New Bern's mayor race (I hate the word mayoral, so I avoid using it) has a lineup of candidates right out of central casting. for more
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  • During her entire "mayoralty" (the office or term of a mayor) she never strayed from her "mayoral" (referring to the mayor) duties.
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