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Synonyms for Canton

a small administrative division of a country

provide housing for (military personnel)

divide into cantons, of a country

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To add to the through traffic in Canton was totally irresponsible.
From its humble beginnings in 1965 as a handful of local vendors gathered on the Courthouse Square, the Canton Flea Market Arts and Crafts Show now involves more than 1,000 vendors from 35 states, attracts 25,000 to 60,000 visitors each market, and covers the Courthouse Square, the Historic Square, and the Old Jail District.
Canton Schaffhausen earned the nation's highest marks in math, with a score of 563 versus Canton Geneva's 507.
Gerard Majella Church, Washington Street, Canton, on Monday.
Typically when we place an order we get our books at our facility in Canton within four or five days," adds Ayling.
Alba Canton and Eduardo Antonio Garcia were booked Monday into the Van Nuys Jail in the July 28 stabbing of 44-year-old Carlos Canton.
The centre is one of four in Switzerland where asylum applicants are processed and given health checks before being sent to wait in a canton for the outcome of their cases.
Its next challenge is to launch the all-new Maxima and teach the new plant in Canton, Mississippi, its productive ways.
Overall, our forecasts would indicate that September 11 was just the beginning of a more sophisticated wave of terrorism that will grow, surfacing deeper vulnerabilities in companies and economies small, medium and large," says James Canton, the IGF's CEO and founder.
James Canton, president of the Institute for Global Futures, a San Francisco-based think tank, and author of Technofutures: How Leading-Edge Technology Will Transform Business in the 21st Century.
According to Lynn Canton, director of the Division of Minority and Women's Business Development for the State Department of Economic Development, whenever there is a preference program now, there first has to be a study.
A ribbon cutting ceremony was hosted September 19 by the Canton Chamber of Commerce, the Canton Economic Development Corporation and the Lincoln County Economic Development Association.
2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Canton Fair, China's biggest trade event, prides itself on being the perfect business partner.
GUANGZHOU, China, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As China's highest profile biannual trade event, the Canton Fair is always looking for the best ways to bring the world's leading buyers and sellers together.
10 workstations Canton SO (3 maintenance, police 6, 1 Verwaltungsschutzbau VESO)