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  Words related to provincial

Related / Similar Words: peasant, bucolic

 

Definition:
  • a country person;
  • (Roman Catholic Church) an official in charge of an ecclesiastical province acting under the superior general of a religious order; "the general of the Jesuits receives monthly reports from the provincials";
  • characteristic of the provinces or their people; "deeply provincial and conformist"; "in that well-educated company I felt uncomfortably provincial"; "narrow provincial attitudes";
  • of or associated with a province; "provincial government";

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    Hyponyms: cotter, cottar, muzhik, moujik, mujik, muzjik

     

    Pertainyms: state, province

     

     
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