district district  /ˈdɪs trɪkt/


  1. (n) a region marked off for administrative or other purposes
  2. (v) regulate housing in; of certain areas of towns


  • The school district is currently investigating the matter.


  1. District attorney applies for vacant NM judgeship

    District Attorney Diana Martwick of Alamogordo is among seven lawyers asking to be considered for a vacant judgeship in southern New Mexico.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: News West 9 Midland

  2. District 150 discusses TIF dollars at city council meeting

    PEORIA, Ill. -- District 150 officials say the proposed Downtown Conservation TIF district could cost them nearly $47 million over the life of the agreement.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WEEK News 25 Central Illinois

  3. District 150 Discusses TIF District with Peoria City Council

    PEORIA - Peoria District 150 hopes it can sit down with the Peoria city council and discuss tax increment financing districts before more are formed.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WMBD - FOX 43 Peoria

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  1. "The Constitution leaves the District of Columbia a variety of tools for combating [handgun violence], including some measures regulating handguns : [b]ut the enshrinement of constitutional rights necessarily takes certain policy choices off the...
    on Jun 27, 2008 By: Antonin Scalia Source: Mineral Wells Index

  2. "The Muslim Representative from Minnesota was elected by the voters of that district and if American citizens don't wake up and adopt (my) position on immigration there will likely be many more Muslims elected to office and demanding the use of the...
    on Dec 21, 2006 By: Virgil Goode Source: Washington Post

  3. "I'm disappointed with the decision, in so far as I understand that it will result in hundreds of actions challenging the detention of enemy combatants to be moved to federal district court," Mukasey said at a Group of Eight meeting of justice...
    on Jun 12, 2008 By: Michael Mukasey Source: International Herald Tribune

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