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HEAD BOROUGH, English law. Formerly he was a chief officer of a borough, but now he is an officer subordinate to constable. St. Armand, Hist. Essay on the Legisl. Power of Eng. 88.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Ray Williamson, borough head of economic development and regeneration, said the project had risen in cost from pounds 2.8m to pounds 3.2m.
Borough head to Middlesbrough for their FA Cup replay on Tuesday but will need to improve if they are not to suffer a similar fate at the Riverside.
John Riby, borough head of engineering, said work already carried out includes upgrading the northern and eastern breakwaters and putting thousands of tons of rock armour alongside them on the seaward side.