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  Definition of Province
  1. the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation; "his state is in the deep south"
  2. the proper sphere or extent of your activities; "it was his province to take care of himself"
Similar Words: state, responsibility

 

Hyponyms: commonwealth, eparchy, American state, Guangdong, Kwangtung, Guangdong province, Gansu, Kansu, Gansu province, Hebei, Hopei, Hopeh, Hebei province, Hunan, Hunan province, Szechwan, Sichuan, Szechuan, Szechwan province, Yunnan, Yunnan province, Xinjiang, Sinkiang, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, Inner Mongolia, Nei Monggol, Chihuahua, Lower Saxony, Bavaria, Italian region, Kosovo, Canadian province, Australian state, Tyrol, Tirol, Assam, Karnataka, Mysore, Manipur, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Goa, Gujarat, Gujerat, Tamil Nadu, Madras, Uttar Pradesh, Orissa, West Bengal, Indonesian Borneo, Kalimantan, Friesland, Free State, Orange Free State, Transvaal, Cape Province, Cape of Good Hope Province, Cape Colony, Cape of Good Hope, Soviet Socialist Republic, Abkhaz, Abkhazia, Adzhar, Adzharia, Buganda, ecclesiastical province

 

Member Meronyms: country, state, land

 

Language Translations:
Armenian: գավառ   Bulgarian: провинция  
Catalan: província   Dutch: provincie  
Esperanto: provinco   French: province  
German: Provinz   Greek: επαρχία  
Interlingua: provincia   Italian: provincia  
Japanese:   Kurdish: parêzgeh  
Latin: provincia   Norwegian: provins  
Russian: област   Serbian: palanka  
Spanish: provincia   Swedish: provins  
Turkish: il   Vietnamese: tỉnh  
 
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