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A legislative assembly of inhabitants of a town.
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) an assembly of the inhabitants of a town
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (esp in New England) an assembly of the qualified voters of a town. Such a meeting may exercise all the powers of local government
1. a general meeting of the inhabitants of a town.
2. (esp. in New England) a legislative assembly of the qualified voters of a town.
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|Noun||1.||town meeting - government of a town by an assembly of the qualified voters|
local government - the government of a local area
|2.||town meeting - a meeting of the inhabitants of a town|