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borough

noun [C]  /ˈbɜr·oʊ, ˈbʌr·oʊ/ us  
one of the five divisions of New York City or, in some states, a town or part of a town In Alaska, a borough is a political division similar to a county in other states.
Translations of “borough”
in Spanish municipio…
in French municipalité…
in German die Stadtgemeinde…
in Chinese (Traditional) 市鎮, 大城市中的行政區…
in Russian городок, район города…
in Turkish kasaba, belediyelik belde…
in Chinese (Simplified) 市镇, 大城市中的行政区…
in Polish miasto, dzielnica…
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