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conselho

substantivo

full

council

noun

Definitions of council

an official group of people chosen to represent a particular group of people, to run something, to make decisions or to give advice on a particular subject

The UK Film Council funds a variety of schemes to develop and nurture new filmmakers.

an official group of people elected to govern and organise services for a particular area, town or city

A new leader has been elected for Walsall Borough Council by the authority's ruling Conservative group.