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burgher

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a person who lives in a town on a permanent basis
  • many of the college students are regarded by the local burghers as obnoxious louts

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The first known use of burgher was in the 13th century

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“Burgher.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/burgher. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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