Definitions for Townshipˈtaʊn ʃɪp
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Township
an administrative division of a county
"the town is responsible for snow removal"
The territory of a town; a subdivision of a county.
An area set aside for non-white occupation.
A non-white (usually sub-economic) area attached to a city.
the district or territory of a town
in surveys of the public land of the United States, a division of territory six miles square, containing 36 sections
in Canada, one of the subdivisions of a county
The word township is used to refer to different kinds of settlements in different countries. While township may be associated with an urban area, there are many exceptions to this rule. In Australia, the United States, and Canada, they may be settlements too small to be considered urban.
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If PGE wants to bankrupt Grant Township to court, that ’s fine, Grant Township to court ’s just the way it ’s going to be, i ’m not sure that will look very impressive on their resume.
The perception of the township is changing, slowly but surely. Gradually white people are coming to Khayelitsha also, the space is open, the market is open. Their fear is slowly dying down. They are coming here to enjoy themselves and experience ikasi (township) culture.
… we have a lot here that we take pride in. What we ’re telling people is that when they do come here, they should feel safer knowing that everyone in Conoy Township is watching out for them, and the criminal -- he should realize that going into Conoy Township he could have a bad day.
Everyone feels like an alien to someone else or even sometimes to oneself. Whether native, foreigner or exile, whether assimilated or singular, whether straight or gay, important is to find an access to the open public space, the 'space of appearance' and the gate to a citizenship of the world. (Township)
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