Definition of municipalist in English:

municipalist

Pronunciation /mjʊˈnɪsɪpəlɪst/ /mjʊˈnɪsɪp(ə)lɪst/

noun

  • An advocate of municipalism; a person who favours (increased) municipal control of public services, institutions, etc.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From municipal + -ist, perhaps after French municipaliste.