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Philippines In the Philippines, "townships" referred to administrative divisions established during the American Civil Government in the country. Many of these political divisions were originally established as rancherias during the Spanish Regime. The term was later replaced with "municipal district".<ref name=TamingPhilH>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=book }}</ref> Most municipal districts would later be converted into regular municipalities by executive orders from the Philippine President.<ref name=GovPH>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref>

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