(before the Reform Bill of 1832) any English borough whose representatives in Parliament were controlled by an individual or family.
an election district under the control of an individual, family, or group.
(before the Reform Act of 1832) an English borough constituency controlled by one person or family who owned the land Compare rotten borough
noun 1. any woodworking chisel having a blade of medium length.
noun 1. an electronic calculator small enough to be carried on one’s person.
- Pocket computer
noun 1. a door, usually one of a communicating pair, that slides into and out of a recess in a doorway wall.