Definition of urban district in English:

urban district

Line breaks: urban dis|trict

noun

British historical
  • A group of urban communities governed by an elected council.
    More example sentences
    • Witham had its own urban district council until 1974, when it was disbanded and its assets merged with those of the new Braintree District Council.
    • The proposal for public motor ambulance services stretching from Skipton to Guiseley was discussed at a meeting of the urban district council.
    • Councillor Kate Brown said the situation was partly due to neglect on the part of the urban district council.

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