mayor definition

  • noun:
    • your head of government of a city, city, borough, or municipal corporation.
    • the first choice of a city, or a municipality, often just a figurehead and sometimes a powerful place. In certain countries, the mayor is chosen by the citizens or because of the town council.
    • The steward of some royal process of law, especially in very early Medieval France
    • the principle magistrate of a city or borough; the chief administrative officer of a municipal company. In certain American places there is a city judge which the major is primary judge. The post is usually optional, its holder selected because of the electorate for the entire city.
    • the main officer of a municipality; the main magistrate of a city or borough.
    • your head of a city government

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