administrative county

noun

Definition of administrative county

: a British local administrative unit often not coincident with an older county

First Known Use of administrative county

1873, in the meaning defined above

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“Administrative county.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/administrative%20county. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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