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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: provincial(0.01172 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to provincial.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: of or associated with a province; “provincial government”
2: characteristic of the provinces or their people; “deeply
provincial and conformist”; “in that well-educated company
I felt uncomfortably provincial”; “narrow provincial
attitudes” [ant: cosmopolitan]
n 1: (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”
2: a country person [syn: peasant, bucolic]
English → English (gcide)
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.
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.”
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.