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  1. provincial

    • IPA[prəˈvɪnʃ(ə)l]

    英式

    • adj.
      of or concerning a province of a country or empire;of or concerning the regions outside the capital city of a country, especially when regarded as unsophisticated or narrow-minded
    • n.
      an inhabitant of a province of a country or empire.;(in Canada) sporting contests held between teams representing the country's administrative divisions.
    • noun: provincial, plural noun: provincials

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    • 1. an inhabitant of a province of a country or empire.
    • (in Canada) sporting contests held between teams representing the country's administrative divisions.
    • 2. an inhabitant of the regions outside the capital city of a country, especially when regarded as unsophisticated or narrow-minded a town populated by money-grubbers, philistines, and self-satisfied provincials
    • British local newspapers, as contrasted with national ones.
    • 3. the head or chief of a province or of a religious order in a province.
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    • IPA[prəˈvin(t)SH(ə)l]

    美式

    • adj.
      of or concerning a province of a country or empire: provincial elections
    • n.
      an inhabitant of a province of a country or empire.

    Oxford American Dictionary

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