1. (in Scotland) an incorporated town having its own charter and some degree of political independence from the surrounding area.
  2. Archaic. borough.


  1. (in Scotland) a town, esp one incorporated by charter, that enjoyed a degree of self-government until the local-government reorganization of 1975
  2. an archaic form of borough (def. 1)

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