Definition of Provincial. Meaning of Provincial. Synonyms of Provincial

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Definition of Provincial

Provincial
Provincial Pro*vin"cial, a. [L. provincialis: cf. F. provincial. See Province, and cf. Provencal.] 1. Of or pertaining to province; constituting a province; as, a provincial government; a provincial dialect. 2. Exhibiting the ways or manners of a province; characteristic of the inhabitants of a province; not cosmopolitan; countrified; not polished; rude; hence, narrow; illiberal. ``Provincial airs and graces.' --Macaulay. 3. Of or pertaining to an ecclesiastical province, or to the jurisdiction of an archbishop; not ecumenical; as, a provincial synod. --Ayliffe. 4. Of or pertaining to Provence; Provencal. [Obs.] With two Provincial roses on my razed shoes. --Shak.
Provincial
Provincial Pro*vin"cial, n. 1. A person belonging to a province; one who is provincial. 2. (R. C. Ch.) A monastic superior, who, under the general of his order, has the direction of all the religious houses of the same fraternity in a given district, called a province of the order.

Meaning of Provincial from wikipedia

- Provincial may refer to: Provincial capitals, an administrative sub-national capital of a country Provincial Osorno, a football club from Chile Provincial...
- A sub-provincial division (simplified Chinese: 副省级行政区; traditional Chinese: 副省級行政區; pinyin: fùshĕngjí xíngzhèngqū) (or deputy-provincial divisions) in...
- Provincial city may refer to: Provincial city (Taiwan) Provincial city (Vietnam) Prefecture-level city in China...
- Governor in ****stan is the appointed Head of State of a province. The Provincial Governor is appointed by the President of ****stan, on the advice of the...
- 412 km2 (545 sq mi). In total about 10,000 people were emplo**** by the provincial administrations in 2018. The provinces of the Netherlands are joined in...
- divided between the Government of Canada (the federal government) and the provincial governments to exercise exclusively. A change to the division of powers...
- Provincial Civil Service (IAST: Prāntīya Sivila Sevā), often abbreviated to as PCS, is the administrative civil service under Group A state service of...
- means universal. Traditional capitals may be economically eclipsed by provincial rivals, e.g. Nanking by Shanghai, Quebec City by Montreal, and numerous...
- and policing. Provincial governors – also called "Lieutenant Generals" – also had the ability of convoking provincial parlements, provincial estates and...
- Penn), a 72-member Provincial Council, and a larger General ****embly. The General ****embly, also known as the Pennsylvania Provincial ****embly, was the...
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