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Definition of Boroughs

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 Boroughs from wikipedia

- Ages, boroughs were settlements in England that were granted some self-government; burghs were the Scottish equivalent. In medieval England, boroughs were...
- The boroughs of Queens and the Bronx are also Queens County and Bronx County. The other three counties are named differently from their boroughs: Manhattan...
- government district. Twelve were designated as Inner London boroughs and twenty as Outer London boroughs. (The City of London, the historic centre, is a separate...
- po****tion. An additional twenty boroughs listed here are home rule muni****lities, and the state cl****ifies these as boroughs for certain purposes, even though...
- rotten borough of Trim. Robert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh served as a Member for the rotten borough of Plympton Erle. Pocket boroughs were boroughs which...
- Borough president (also known as Beep) is an elective office in each of the five Boroughs of New York City. For most of the city's history, the office...
- system of larger London Boroughs in 1965, when the County of London was replaced by Greater London. The current metropolitan boroughs were created in 1974...
- 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...
- 71 on Metacritic. Playlouder said "To the 5 Boroughs is a triumph." Rolling Stone said "To the 5 Boroughs is an exciting, astonishing balancing act: fast...
- Alaska's boroughs, which function similarly to counties in other states. However, unlike county-equivalents in the other 49 states, the organized boroughs do...
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