Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of urban district in English:
A group of urban communities governed by an elected council.
- 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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