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Definition of Borough

Borough
Borough Bor"ough, n. [See Borrow.] (O. Eng. Law) (a) An association of men who gave pledges or sureties to the king for the good behavior of each other. (b) The pledge or surety thus given. --Blackstone. Tomlins.

Meaning of Borough from wikipedia

- A borough is an administrative division in various English-speaking countries. In principle, the term borough designates a self-governing walled town...
- called boroughs: Manhattan, the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, and Staten Island. All boroughs are part of New York City, and each of the boroughs is coextensive...
- The Boro or The Borough may refer to: The Borough, an area of London also known as Southwark The Borough (George Crabbe poem) The Boro, a nickname for...
- Vantör was a borough (stadsdelsområde) in the southern part of Stockholm until 1 January 2007. The districts that made up the borough were Bandhagen, Hagsätra...
- of Montreal is divided into 19 boroughs (in French, arrondis****ts), each with a mayor and council. The borough council is responsible for: Fire...
- a borough (stadsdelsområde) in the southern part of Stockholm. It is primarily made up of Skärholmen parish. The districts that make up the borough are...
- The London boroughs are 32 of the 33 local authority districts of the Greater London administrative area (the 33rd is the City of London). Each is governed...
- (King's Islet) is a borough (stadsdelsområde) in central Stockholm, named after the dominating district and island in the borough. Except Kungsholmen...
- In the U.S. commonwealth of Pennsylvania, a borough (sometimes spelled boro) is a self-governing muni****l entity, best thought of as a town, usually...
- Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council (DMBC) is the local authority of the Metropolitan Borough of Dudley in the West Midlands, England. It is a metropolitan...
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