Definition of Cantons. Meaning of Cantons. Synonyms of Cantons

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Definition of Cantons

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 Cantons from wikipedia

- the terms Acht Orte ("Eight Cantons"; from 1353–1481) and Dreizehn Orte ("Thirteen Cantons", from 1513–1798). Each canton of the Old Swiss Confederacy...
- derived). Cantons exist (or existed) in the following countries: Cantons of Belgium Cantonal Government of Bohol Cantons of Bolivia Cantons of Bosnia...
- named after Canton Cantons of Switzerland Cantonist, sons of Russian conscripts who were educated in special canton schools East Cantons, a region of...
- Administrative divisions of France Canton (subnational entity) List of cantons of France Roger Brunet (2015). "New cantons in France: Name games". L'Espace...
- 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...
- their cantons. Nimba County in Liberia Ontario's provincial flag, one of two Canadian provinces to use the UK's national flag in their cantons. Piauí...
- two new cantons of Bellinzona and Lugano. The creation of the Swiss Confederation in 1803 saw these two cantons combine to form the modern canton of Ticino...
- The Cantons of Ecuador are the second-level subdivisions of Ecuador, below the provinces. There are 221 cantons in the country, of which three are not...
- Swiss cantons by po****tion and fourth by size. It is located in Romandy, the French-speaking western part of the country; and borders the canton of Neuchâtel...
- cantons of Togo. 04 Prefectures and 01 Sub-Prefecture; 60 Cantons 07 Prefectures; 75 Cantons 07 Prefectures; 73 Cantons 12 Prefectures; 110 Cantons 05...
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