County and Township


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County noun – (United States) the largest administrative district within a state.
Township and county are semantically related In some cases you can use "Township" instead a noun "County".
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Township noun – An administrative division of a county.
County and township are semantically related in region topic. You can use "County" instead a noun "Township".
Nearby Word: town
Synonyms for Township

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  • Series / Justified All they did was make a couple cuts and sutured them up Outlaw Town: Harlan County is a Wretched Hive, but the township of Bennett is a true Outlaw Town, ruled by marijuana kingpin Mags Bennett.
  • Useful Notes / Thomas Edison In 1876, Edison found a likely spot of land near Menlo Park in Raritan Township in Middlesex County, about 20 miles southwest of Newark.
  • It Is Pronounced Tro-PAY All three are pronounced "GLOSS-ter"—but confusingly, Gloucester City and Gloucester Township are (1) not particularly near each other (a good seven or eight miles apart) and (2) in neighboring Camden County.
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