town end

noun
variants: or town's end

Definition of town end

dialectal
: one of the ends of a town or village street or road

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First Known Use of town end

12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for town end

Middle English

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“Town end.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/town%20end. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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