Township and Town


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Township noun – An administrative division of a county.
Town is a synonym for township in village topic. In some cases you can use "Town" instead a noun "Township", when it comes to topics like hamlet, city. popular alternative
Nearby Word: town
Synonyms for Township


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Town noun – An administrative division of a county.
Usage example: the town is responsible for snow removal

Township is a synonym for town in village topic. You can use "Township" instead a noun "Town", if it concerns topics such as hamlet, urban area, incorporated community. popular alternative
Nearby Words: township, townsman
Synonyms for Town
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