county library

noun

Definition of county library

: a library unit supported by public taxation for the use of all or part of a county

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First Known Use of county library

1748, in the meaning defined above

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“County library.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/county%20library. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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