• Definition for "borough-reeve"
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borough-reeve definition

  • noun:
    • ahead of the Norman conquest, the governor of an English city or town.
    • the main municipal officer using unincorporated English cities prior to the passageway, in 1835, associated with Municipal businesses Act.
    • Before the Norman conquest, the governor of an English city or city.
    • the principle municipal officer using unincorporated English cities prior to the passageway, in 1835, of the Municipal Corporations Act.
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