In Spain and Spanish America a corporation or human anatomy of magistrates in cities and cities corresponding to gran and aldermen
- In Spain and Spanish America, a corporation or human anatomy of magistrates in towns and cities and towns, corresponding to gran and aldermen.
In Spanish legislation. A congress of individuals; the municipal councl' of a city or town. 1 White, Coll. 416; Friedman v. Goodwin, 9 Fed. Cas. 818.
(n.) In Spain and Spanish The united states, a corporation or body of magistrates in urban centers and towns, corresponding to mayor and aldermen.
In the municipality the alcalde (mayor) was appointed by the governor-general, and the ayuntamiento (council) was controlled by the veto of the provincial governor and by the assembly of the province.