Part of speech:
Directly or closely related
The definition of provincial is something related to a specific country or geographic area or someone or something that is small-minded and unsophisticated.
Confined or restricted within certain limits:
A group of organisms or populations living and interacting with one another in a particular environment. The organisms in a community affect each other's abundance, distribution, and evolutionary adaptation. Depending on how broadly one views the interaction between organisms, a community can be small and local, as in a pond or tree, or regional or global, as in a biome.
Of or relating to people who live in the country:
Low or lower in order, degree, or rank:
High or higher in order, status, rank, etc.
(Biology) Less complex in organization or having traits similar to those of organisms that evolved earlier in the history of life on Earth.
Of, for, or characteristic of occasions of great ceremony; formal; ceremonial
Designating, of, or having to do with a central authority or government in such a union
Of, in, for, or characteristic of a county
A political district or unit, often with its adjacent lands:
A specific district or section, as of a city:
The region or area surrounding a particular place; neighborhood
The inhabitants of a residential area.
(--- Heraldry) A small, square section of a shield, usually in the upper dexter corner
The line or the length of the line forming the boundaries of an area
A district of British local civil government, often identical with the original church parish
A territorial area within a country.
An area for which a person is responsible as a representative or agent:
A continuous expanse of land or of water, mineral deposit, etc.; stretch; extent; area
(Informal) A neighborhood area regarded by a street gang as its own territory to be defended against other gangs
An open court or area of a castle or fortification enclosed by walls.
A section of an area or territory established for a specific purpose, as a section of a city restricted to a particular type of building, enterprise, or activity:
Something resembling a belt, as a number of machine-gun rounds attached together in a strip.
The land of a person's birth or citizenship:
The surface features of an area of land; topography:
a region marked off for administrative or other purposes
Limited to authorized personnel
(Law) A concept whereby a common group of debtors are only responsible for their proportionate sum of the total debt.
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