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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...
- 1993 (from Pyecombe parish), Brighton Borough's boundaries remained the same until it was joined to Hove Borough in 1997 to form the unitary authority...
- place" includes a variety of designations, including city, town, village, borough, and muni****lity. A few exceptional Census Designated Places (CDPs) are...
- administrative divisions called boroughs: Manhattan, the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, and Staten Island. Each of the boroughs is coextensive with a respective...
- borough boundary into Fylde Borough, although a proposal to reorganise Blackpool's borders would see the airport incorporated into Blackpool Borough....
- A rotten or pocket borough, more formally known as a nomination borough or proprietorial borough, was a parliamentary borough or constituency in England...
- 467; -2.233 Manchester (locally /ˈmæntʃɪstə/) is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a po****tion of 530,300 as of 2015[update]...
- the county of Lancashire. It became a borough in 1207 and a city in 1880. In 1889, it became a county borough independent of Lancashire. Its growth as...
- The Port Melbourne Football Club, nicknamed The Borough, is an Australian rules football club based in the Melbourne suburb of Port Melbourne and is currently...
- Coventry (/ˈkɒvəntri/ ( listen)) is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England. Historically part of Warwickshire, Coventry is the...