Alderman

Alderman is criminal slang for a crowbar used for forcing safes. So named on account of its high rank among burglars.
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Alderman

[Noun] A former title given to a councillor.
Example: Before 1974 councillors in Britain were given the title of Alderman.
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alderman

[n] - a member of a municipal legislative body (as a city council)
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alderman

Anglo-Saxon term for the noble governor of a shire; after the Norman Conquest the office was replaced with that of sheriff. From the 19th century aldermen were the senior members of the borough or...
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Alderman

Al'derĀ·man (al'dẽr*m a n) noun ; plural Aldermen [ Anglo-Saxon aldormon , ealdorman ; ealdor an elder + man . See Elder , noun ] 1. A senior or superior; a person of rank or dignity. [ Obsolete] »
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alderman

noun a member of a municipal legislative body (as a city council); `aldermen usually represent city wards`
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Alderman

• (n.) One of a board or body of municipal officers next in order to the mayor and having a legislative function. They may, in some cases, individually exercise some magisterial and administrative functions. • (n.) A senior or superior; a person of rank or dignity.
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alderman

member of the legislative body of a municipal corporation in England and the United States. In Anglo-Saxon England, ealdormen, or aldermen, were ... [1 related articles]
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Alderman

Alderman is criminal slang for a crowbar used for forcing safes. So named on account of its high rank among burglars.
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Alderman

[disambiguation] An alderman is a member of a municipal assembly or council in many jurisdictions. Alderman may also refer to: == See also == ...
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Alderman

An officer, generally appointed or elected in towns corporate, or cities, possessing various powers in different places.
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Alderman

An alderman was formerly a senior member of a local council. The Saxon ealdorman was next to the king, and frequently a viceroy; but after the settlement of the Danes the title was gradually displaced by that of earl. Aldermen in corporations were next in dignity to the mayor.
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Alderman

An alderman is a member of a municipal assembly or council in many jurisdictions founded upon English law. The term may be titular, denoting a high-ranking member of a borough or county council, a council member chosen by the elected members themselves rather than by popular vote, or a council member elected by voters. The title is derived from th
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Alderman

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Alderman

[surname] Alderman is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Fictional characters: ...
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