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unitary

adjective uk   /ˈjuː.nɪ.tər.i/  us   /-ter.i/ UK
of a system of local government in the UK in which official power is given to one organization that deals with all matters in a local area instead of to several organizations that each deal with only a few matters: Wales will be divided into 21 unitary authorities instead of eight counties and 37 districts.
Translations of “unitary”
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國地方政府)集權制的,單一自治體的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国地方政府)集权制的,单一自治体的…
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