special district

noun
|Updated on: 3 Aug 2018

Definition of special district

: a political subdivision of a state established to provide a single public service (such as water supply or sanitation) within a specific geographic area

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First Known Use of special district

1950

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special district

noun

legal Definition of special district

: a political subdivision of a state established to provide a single public service (as water supply or sanitation) within a specific geographical area

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