Definition of Township. Meaning of Township. Synonyms of Township

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Definition of Township

Township
Township Town"ship, n. 1. The district or territory of a town. Note: In the United States, many of the States are divided into townships of five, six, seven, or perhaps ten miles square, and the inhabitants of such townships are invested with certain powers for regulating their own affairs, such as repairing roads and providing for the poor. The township is subordinate to the county. 2. In surveys of the public land of the United States, a division of territory six miles square, containing 36 sections. 3. In Canada, one of the subdivisions of a county.

Meaning of Township from wikipedia

- Township refers to various kinds of settlements in different countries. While a township may be ****ociated with an urban area, there are many exceptions...
- Townships (simplified Chinese: 乡; traditional Chinese: 鄉; pinyin: xiāng), formally township-level divisions (Chinese: 乡级行政区; pinyin: Xiāng Jí Xíngzhèngqū)...
- A civil township is a widely used unit of local government in the United States that is subordinate to a county. The term town is used in New England,...
- Brick Township is a township in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township had a po****tion of 75,072,...
- Bensalem Township is a township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States and borders the northeast section of Philadelphia. The township is composed...
- Survey township, sometimes called Congressional township, as used by the United States Public Land Survey System, refers to a square unit of land, that...
- Whitehall Township is a first cl**** township with home rule status in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It is a suburb of Allentown, Pennsylvania...
- Pocopson Township is a township in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States. The po****tion was 4,582 at the 2010 census. The Northbrook Historic District...
- Insein Township and Mingaladon Township in the north, North Okkalapa Township and Yankin Township in the east, the Hlaing river and Hlaingthaya Township in...
- Bridgewater Township is a township in Somerset County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's po****tion was 44...
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