Definition of Canton. Meaning of Canton. Synonyms of Canton

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Definition of Canton

Canton
Canton Can"ton, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Cantoned; p. pr. & vb. n. Cantoning.] [Cf. F. cantonner.] 1. To divide into small parts or districts; to mark off or separate, as a distinct portion or division. They canton out themselves a little Goshen in the intellectual world. --Locke. 2. (Mil.) To allot separate quarters to, as to different parts or divisions of an army or body of troops.
Canton
Canton Can"ton, n. A song or canto [Obs.] Write loyal cantons of contemned love. --Shak.

Meaning of Canton from wikipedia

- Guangzhou Canton, Connecticut Canton, Georgia Canton, Illinois New Canton, Illinois Canton, Indiana Canton, Iowa Canton, Kansas Canton, Maine Canton, Baltimore...
- The 26 cantons of Switzerland (German: Kanton; French: canton; Italian: cantone; Sursilvan and Surmiran: cantun; Vallader and Puter: Chantun; Sutsilvan:...
- (listen); Mandarin pronunciation: [kwàŋ tʂóu] (listen)), also known as Canton /kænˈtɒn/ and alternately romanized as Kwongchow or Kwangchow, is the capital...
- Canton (/ˈkæntən/) is a city in and the county seat of Stark County, Ohio, United States. It is located approximately 60 miles (97 km) south of Cleveland...
- The canton of Bern or Berne (German: Kanton Bern; French: canton de Berne) is one of the 26 cantons forming the Swiss Confederation. It is composed of...
- or Graubünden, more formally the canton of the Grisons or the canton of Graubünden, is one of the twenty-six cantons of Switzerland. It has eleven regions...
- tɛˈsæ̃/), officially the Republic and Canton of Ticino or less formally the Canton of Ticino, is one of the 26 cantons forming the Swiss Confederation. It...
- consists of ten units called cantons. The cantons were established by the Law on Federal Units (Cantons) on 12 June 1996. The cantons of the Federation of Bosnia...
- French: (Canton de) Vaud, pronounced [kɑ̃tɔ̃ də vo]; German: (Kanton) Waadt, pronounced [vat] (listen) or [vaːt]), more formally the canton of Vaud, is...
- Canton Avenue is a street in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's Beechview neighborhood which is the steepest officially recorded public street in the United States...