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British English: /ˈkaʊns(ə)l/
American English: /ˈkaʊnsəl/

Translation of council in French:


  • 1 parish/city/international council
    conseil paroissial/municipal/international
    the Council of Europe
    le Conseil de l'Europe
    the Council of Ministers (in EU)
    le Conseil des ministres
    in council
    en assemblée
  • 2before n (of local council)
    (employee, workman)
    de la municipalité

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