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boroughnoun [C]

 us   /ˈbɜr·oʊ, ˈbʌr·oʊ/
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 ​politicaldivisionsimilar to a county in other ​states.
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boroughnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbʌr.ə/  us   /ˈbɝː.oʊ/
a ​town, or a ​division of a ​largetown
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