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Borough in United Kingdom

Definition of Borough

In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Borough :

An area of local government, abolished as such (except in *Greater London) by the Local Government Act 1972. A *district may, however, be styled a borough by royal charter. Originally, a borough was a fortified town; later, a town entitled to send a representative to Parliament.

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  • Article Name: Borough
  • Author: Agostino Von Hassell
  • Description: Definition of Borough In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Borough : An area of local [...]

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