board of supervisors


noun

the governing body of a county in many U.S. states, especially in the Midwest and the East, consisting of from 15 to 100 members elected from towns, townships, cities, or wards.

Nearby words

  1. board of commissioners,
  2. board of education,
  3. board of elections,
  4. board of estimate,
  5. board of health,
  6. board of trade,
  7. board of trade unit,
  8. board of trustees,
  9. board rule,
  10. board school


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