|1.||[ noun ] (government,geography) the largest administrative district within a state|
"the county plans to build a new road"
|Related terms:||region administrative_district Kent Lincolnshire Cornwall Berkshire hampshire North_Yorkshire West_Yorkshire South_Yorkshire isle_of_wight avon Leicestershire gloucestershire devon somerset east_sussex west_sussex northumberland home_counties essex hertfordshire surrey cumbria county_seat US|
|2.||[ adjective ] of or relating to or maintained or administered by a county|
"county roads" "county politics" "the county courthouse"