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2 entries found for province.
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Main Entry: prov·ince
Pronunciation: primarystresspräv-schwan(t)s
Function: noun
1 a : a country or region brought under the control of the ancient Roman government b : a usually large division of a country having its own government <Canadian provinces> c plural : all of a country except the chief cities
2 : the jurisdiction of an archbishop or metropolitan
3 : proper or appropriate business or area of skill, knowledge, or interest <a legal question outside the physician's province>

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