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Amt Amt, n.; pl. {Amter}, {E}. {Amts}. [Dan. & Norw., fr. G.] An administrative territorial division in Denmark and Norway. [1913 Webster]

Each of the provinces [of Denmark] is divided into several amts, answering . . . to the English hundreds. --Encyc. Brit. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


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