administrative district


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Noun1.administrative district - a district defined for administrative purposesadministrative district - a district defined for administrative purposes
borough - one of the administrative divisions of a large city
canton - a small administrative division of a country
city - an incorporated administrative district established by state charter; "the city raised the tax rate"
commune - the smallest administrative district of several European countries
country, land, state - the territory occupied by a nation; "he returned to the land of his birth"; "he visited several European countries"
county - (United States) the largest administrative district within a state; "the county plans to build a new road"
county palatine - the territory of a count palatine
department - the territorial and administrative division of some countries (such as France)
district, territorial dominion, territory, dominion - a region marked off for administrative or other purposes
federal district - a district set apart as the seat of government of a federation
reservation, reserve - a district that is reserved for particular purpose
school district - a district whose public schools are administered together
shire - a former administrative district of England; equivalent to a county
municipality - an urban district having corporate status and powers of self-government
prefecture - the district administered by a prefect (as in France or Japan or the Roman Empire)
province, state - the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation; "his state is in the deep south"
township, town - an administrative division of a county; "the town is responsible for snow removal"
ward - a district into which a city or town is divided for the purpose of administration and elections
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The Wisconsin Supreme Court has appointed Dane County Circuit Court Judge William Hanrahan to be chief judge of the Fifth Judicial Administrative District.
The head of the administrative district Arthur Stepanyan presenting the activities carried out in various spheres of urban economy reported that all the programs had been fulfilled completely and in accordance with the schedule.
7-hectare land plot in the Central administrative district of Moscow, the company said.
A Transdisciplinary Scenario Analysis for the Administrative District of Luneburg, Germany GAIA 26/1(2017): 34-42
An administrative district court in Latvia has granted asylum to an Afghan family of six, overruling an earlier decision by the Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs, according to the ruling released by the court.
Earlier, seven bodies were found in the Baksa district in Assam in an attack by suspected NDFB (Songbijit) militants in a village in Kokrajhar under Bodoland Territorial Administrative District (BTAD) of Assam.
He said that there are more than 3 to 8 members in each Muslims families who are yet to be resettled and the total might be around 120,000 to 130,000 Muslim persons remains unaccounted in the 2011 population census of the 5 administrative district of the Northern Province.
Nanostart AG (OTCQX:NASRY), a nanotechnology investment company, today announced that it is launching a nanotechnology fund in Russia in collaboration with Russian company RUSNANO and the governor of the administrative district Perm.
One of those high schools was Skowhegan Area High School (SAHS) in Maine School Administrative District #54 (MSAD #54).
Paul Stearns, superintendent of School Administrative District #4 in Guilford, Maine, is already using distance education for classes when they "simply cannot find qualified teachers.
Two people were killed and 33 others injured in a bomb explosion near the office of an administrative district chief in Bangladesh on Thursday, police said.
NEATH is a town in its own right in the administrative district of Neath Port Talbot (Page 28, April 29).

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