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 or administrative subdivisions in different countries. While a township may be ****ociated with an urban...
- 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,...
- West Chester Township is one of the thirteen townships of Butler County, Ohio, United States, located in the southeastern corner of the county. It is...
- Ypsilanti Township, officially the Charter Township of Ypsilanti, is a charter township in Washtenaw County in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010...
- Canton, officially the Charter Township of Canton, is a charter township of Wayne County in the U.S. state of Michigan. It is located about 8 miles (13 km)...
- Bensalem Township is a township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States and borders the northeast section of Philadelphia. The township is composed...
- Marlboro Township is a township in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township had a po****tion of 40...
- Survey township, sometimes called Congressional township, as used by the United States Public Land Survey System, refers to a square unit of land that...
- 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,...
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