Meaning of “county council” in the English Dictionary

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"county council" in British English

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county councilnoun [ C, + sing/pl verb ]

uk /ˌkaʊn.ti ˈkaʊn.səl/ us /ˌkaʊn.t̬i ˈkaʊn.səl/ UK

an elected group of people that forms the government of a county:

Northumberland County Council

(Definition of “county council” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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