administrative division

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Noun1.administrative division - a district defined for administrative purposesadministrative division - 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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RAMALLAH, Thursday, July 25, 2019 (WAFA) -- Prime minister, Mohammed Shtayyeh said the divisions of the West Bank into three administrative divisions: Areas A, B and C as per the Oslo accords no longer exists; because Israel no longer respects them and has clearly and openly violated these agreements.
Moreover, the bank has participated with the Ministry of Local Development to launch the Mashrouk (Your Project) programme to finance micro and small projects at 308 administrative divisions nationwide.
All administrative divisions of the country may be converted into independent mini-provinces or units or riasats as deemed appropriate and given the name like the constituencies of the National Assembly (NA-1) namely PK-1, PK-2 and so on, so that no one can claim that he is from Balochistan, Sindh, Punjab or Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
'These biased decisions if made on linguistic divisions of the city rather than administrative divisions will further fuel ethnic tensions in the city,' the party warned.
Syed Kaleem Imam has filled the vacancies of Superintendents of Police Complaint Cells in all the administrative divisions in the province.
In accordance with the work plan, a working group formed by the decision of the chair of SEZAD, coordinated with NRAA to contact the relevant structures and administrative divisions in SEZAD to prepare a list of types of SEZAD documents and files.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [Mumbai], Oct 31 ( ANI ): The Maharashtra government on Wednesday declared 151 talukas (administrative divisions) in 26 different districts drought-hit.
He said there is a suggestion that the administrative divisions in the whole country should be made administrative provinces.
PESHAWAR -- Over a month after landmark legislation was passed to merge the tribal districts with the settled areas, the provincial government on Thursday officially notified the administrative divisions and districts in the merged areas.
The High Court on Sunday issued a rule asking concerned authorities to show cause why they should not be directed to set up waste refineries at medical institutions and form waste management bodies in the country's every administrative divisions, reports BSS.
Leading the festivities in their respective administrative divisions as Kuwait celebrates its 57th Independence Day and 27th Liberation Day, the country's six governors conveyed their heartiest congratulations to the Kuwaiti leadership and people over the joyous occasion.

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