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Definition of city father noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

city father

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌsɪti ˈfɑːðə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌsɪti ˈfɑːðər//
 
[usually plural]
 
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a person with experience of governing a city
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: city father