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National Trust

n
1. (in Britain) an organization concerned with the preservation of historic buildings and monuments and areas of the countryside of great beauty in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland. It was founded in 1895 and incorporated by act of parliament in 1907. The National Trust for Scotland was founded in 1931
2. (in Australia) a similar organization in each of the states
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Noun1.National Trust - an organization concerned to preserve historic monuments and buildings and places of historical interest or natural beauty; founded in 1895 and supported by endowment and private subscription
NGO, nongovernmental organization - an organization that is not part of the local or state or federal government
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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National Trust

n (Brit) the National Trustsoprintendenza ai beni culturali e ambientali
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The Stourbridge site has been listed in the top 10 in a list collaborated by McCarthy & Stone and the National Trust. They used expert insights from the National Trust and the findings from a previous study into the public's favourite hidden gems to visit around Britain.
For a monthly or yearly fee you can enjoy as much of it as you like when becoming a National Trust member.
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HOW TO BECOME A NATIONAL TRUST MEMBER The National Trust looks after more than 500 places across the UK, including some of the best beaches, parks, forests and wildlife areas in the country.
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