Jean (Robert) (ʒɑ̃). 1898–1994, French tennis player: secretary general of physical education under the Vichy government (1940)
(in certain states of the U.S.) an incorporated municipality smaller than a city. one of the five administrative divisions of New York City. British. an urban community incorporated by royal charter, similar to an incorporated city or municipality in the U.S. a town, area, or constituency represented by a Member of Parliament. (formerly) a fortified […]
(formerly, in some parts of England) a custom by which the youngest son inherited the entire estate upon the death of his father. Historical Examples Woman, Church & State Matilda Joslyn Gage noun (English law) (until 1925) a custom in certain English boroughs whereby the youngest son inherited land to the exclusion of his older […]
a building housing the administrative offices of a borough.
any of several spiral, parasitic bacteria of the genus Borrelia, certain species of which are pathogenic for humans, other mammals, or birds.