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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...
- New York City is composed of five boroughs: The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island. Each borough is coextensive with a respective county...
- Borough president is an elective office in each of the five boroughs of New York City. For most of the city's history, the office exercised significant...
- London boroughs are the 32 local authority districts that make up Greater London; each is governed by a London borough council. The London boroughs were...
- Queens is a borough of New York City, coterminous with Queens County, in the U.S. state of New York. It is the largest borough geographically and is adjacent...
- London boroughs and the City of London. The London boroughs were all created on 1 April 1965. Upon creation, twelve were designated Inner London boroughs and...
- term sixth borough is used to describe any of a number of places that are not politically within the borders of any of the five boroughs of New York...
- 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...
- 40.69278°N 73.99028°W / 40.69278; -73.99028 Brooklyn (/ˈbrʊklɪn/) is a borough of New York City, coterminous with Kings County, located in the U.S. state...
- York City area as the City, is the most densely po****ted of the five boroughs of New York City, and coextensive with the County of New York, one of the...
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