The town that is the governmental center of a county.
- The town became the county seat of San Patricio County in Texas, after independence.
- The town eventually became the county seat of Missoula County, which encompassed the entire western portion of the territory.
- The huge commuter belt is making its way down from the capital to the county town.
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Syllabification: coun·ty seat
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