Translation of mayoralty in Spanish:

mayoralty

Pronunciation: /ˈmeɪərəlti; ˈmeərəlti/

n (pl -ties)

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  • (post) alcaldía (f), intendencia (f) (RPl) ; (period of office) mandato (m) como alcalde/alcaldesa, intendencia (f) (RPl)
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    • Positions such as mayoralties are not the property of certain parties to be carved up between them; they're the property of the people.
    • His deeper political reason for calling lay in his design to become a candidate for the mayoralty position in Oakland, California.
    • If none of the councillors win the mayoralty then three will go.
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    • He purchased entrance to the franchise in 1350, at the beginning of Robert's first mayoralty.
    • The city added 430,000 new jobs during his mayoralty - Gotham's greatest job growth ever.

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