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Definition of Cantons
CantonCanton 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 Can"ton, n.
A song or canto [Obs.]
Write loyal cantons of contemned love. --Shak.
Meaning of Cantons from wikipedia
, meaning corner
"Cantonment" is also derived). Cantons exist
or previously existed
in the following
- the terms
Acht Orte ("Eight Cantons
"; from 1353–1481) and Dreizehn
Orte ("Thirteen Cantons
", from 1513–1798). Each canton
of the Old Swiss
- Administrative divisions
of France Canton
(subnational entity) List of cantons
of France Roger Brunet
(2015). "New cantons
in France: Name games". L'Espace...
of ten units called cantons
. The cantons
by the Law on Federal Units
) on 12 June 1996. The cantons
of the Federation
- who were educated
in special canton schools
, a region
of eastern Belgium Afrin Canton
, one of the cantons
of the autonomous Democratic
- confederacy. From 1353 to 1481, the federation
of eight cantons
—known in German
as the Acht Orte (Eight Cantons
)—consolidated its position. The members
of the modern cantons
and Basel-City, and St. Gallen
and Thurgau. Of the 26 cantons since
1999 (22 cantons
in 1848, accession
- vote and the cantonal
po****r votes. The Swiss Confederation consists
of 26 cantons
: *These cantons
. The cantons
- seven provinces which
into 82 cantons
, and these
are further subdivided
into districts. Cantons
are the only administrative division
- specific canton
. The Helvetic Republic reduced
the formerly sovereign cantons
to mere administrative
division, though keeping
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