a city in SW Iowa, across the Missouri River from Omaha, Neb.
noun 1. a fire kept burning continually during a council of American Indians.
[koun-suh-ler, -sler] /ˈkaʊn sə lər, -slər/ noun 1. . [koun-suh-ler, -sler] /ˈkaʊn sə lər, -slər/ noun 1. a member of a council. 2. . /ˈkaʊnsələ/ noun 1. a member of a council /ˈkaʊnsələ/ noun 1. a variant US spelling of councillor 2. an archaic spelling of counsellor n. late 14c., alteration of counsellor by assimilation […]
[koun-suh l-muh n] /ˈkaʊn səl mən/ noun, plural councilmen. 1. a member of a , especially the local legislative body of a city. /ˈkaʊnsəlmən/ noun (pl) -men 1. (mainly US) a member of a council, esp of a town or city; councillor
- Council-manager plan
[koun-suh l man-uh-jer] /ˈkaʊn səl ˈmæn ə dʒər/ noun 1. a system of municipal government in which the administrative powers of the city are entrusted to a manager selected by the city council. noun 1. (in the US) a system of local government with an elected legislative council and an appointed administrative manager See also […]