Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A township; the fact of constituting a borough or township.
  • noun The condition of being security for the good behavior of neighbors; frank-pledge.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Old Sarum, retains even now its beautiful old cathedral, its Palazzo Pretorio, and its acknowledged claims to ancient boroughship.

    Science in Arcady

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