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Townwide vs. Town — What's the Difference?

Townwide vs. Town — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Townwide and Town

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Townwide

Extending throughout a town.
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Town

A town is a human settlement. Towns are generally larger than villages and smaller than cities, though the criteria to distinguish between them vary considerably in different parts of the world.
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Townwide

Throughout a town.
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Town

A population center that is larger than a village and smaller than a city.
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Town

A territorial and political unit governed by a town meeting, especially in New England.
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Town

(Informal) A city
New York is a big town.
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Town

Chiefly British A rural village that has a market or fair periodically.
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Town

The residents of a town
The whole town was upset at the news.
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Town

An area that is more densely populated or developed than the surrounding area
Going into town to shop.
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Town

The residents of a community in which a university or college is located, as opposed to the students and faculty
A dispute pitting town against gown.
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Town

A group of prairie dog burrows.
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Town

A settlement; an area with residential districts, shops and amenities, and its own local government; especially one larger than a village and smaller than a city, historically enclosed by a fence or walls, with total populations ranging from several hundred to more than a hundred thousand (as of the early 21st century)
This town is really dangerous because these youngsters have Beretta handguns.
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Town

Any more urbanized centre than the place of reference.
I'll be in Yonkers, then I'm driving into town to see the Knicks at the Garden tonight.
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Town

A rural settlement in which a market was held at least once a week.
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Town

The residents (as opposed to gown: the students, faculty, etc.) of a community which is the site of a university.
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Town

(colloquial) Used to refer to a town or similar entity under discussion.
Call me when you get to town.
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Town

A major city, especially one where the speaker is located.
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Town

(legal) A municipal organization, such as a corporation, defined by the laws of the entity of which it is a part.
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Town

(obsolete) An enclosure which surrounded the mere homestead or dwelling of the lord of the manor; by extension, the whole of the land which constituted the domain.
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Town

A farm or farmstead; also, a court or farmyard.
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Town

London, especially central London.
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Town

Formerly: (a) An inclosure which surrounded the mere homestead or dwelling of the lord of the manor. [Obs.] (b) The whole of the land which constituted the domain. [Obs.] (c) A collection of houses inclosed by fences or walls.
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Town

Any number or collection of houses to which belongs a regular market, and which is not a city or the see of a bishop.
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Town

Any collection of houses larger than a village, and not incorporated as a city; also, loosely, any large, closely populated place, whether incorporated or not, in distinction from the country, or from rural communities.
God made the country, and man made the town.
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Town

The body of inhabitants resident in a town; as, the town voted to send two representatives to the legislature; the town voted to lay a tax for repairing the highways.
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Town

A township; the whole territory within certain limits, less than those of a country.
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Town

The court end of London; - commonly with the.
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Town

The metropolis or its inhabitants; as, in winter the gentleman lives in town; in summer, in the country.
Always hankering after the diversions of the town.
Stunned with his giddy larum half the town.
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Town

A farm or farmstead; also, a court or farmyard.
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Town

An urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city;
They drive through town on their way to work
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Town

An administrative division of a county;
The town is responsible for snow removal
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Town

The people living in a municipality smaller than a city;
The whole town cheered the team
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