Borough and Precinct


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Borough noun – An English town that forms the constituency of a member of parliament.
Precinct is a synonym for borough in place topic. In some cases you can use "Precinct" instead a noun "Borough", when it comes to topics like region, incorporated municipality smaller than a city. popular alternative
Synonyms for Borough


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Precinct noun – A region of activity, knowledge, or influence.
Borough is a synonym for precinct in place topic. You can use "Borough" instead a noun "Precinct", if it concerns topics such as region. popular alternative
Synonyms for Precinct

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  • Series / Blue Bloods While up for a promotion to Deputy Chief, it's discovered that as the Deputy Commander of Patrol Borough Manhattan South he has been cooking the books for his precinct's CompStats (artificially lowering crime rates by classifying obvious felonies as misdemeanors instead).
  • Dirty Cop When he is up for a promotion to Deputy Chief as the Deputy Commander of Patrol Borough Manhattan South, Erin uncovers that Jimmy has been juking his precinct's COMPSTATS, misreporting felonies as misdemeanors to artificially lower the crime rates.
    Source: Dirty Cop
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