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Usage by country
In Mainland China, a subdistrict (Chinese: 街道; pinyin: jiēdào) literally means "streets (Chinese: 街; pinyin: jiē; lit.: 'east-west public thoroughfare') and avenues (Chinese: 道; pinyin: dào; lit.: 'north-south public thoroughfare')".
In India, Census India calls the units below the district (जिला) and they are usually called subdivisions (अनुमंडल), tehsil (sometimes referred C D blocks प्रखंड), (taluk/ taluka / mandal) accordingly administrative divisions of india.
- "the definition of subdistrict". www.Dictionary.com. Retrieved 10 April 2019.
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