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parochial

adjective  /pəˈroʊ·ki·əl/ us  

parochial adjective (OF A CHURCH)

[not gradable] connected with a parish (= an area that a church provides for) or with a church: a parochial school

parochial adjective (LIMITED)

limited to a narrow or local range of matters: The US coverage of the summit has been extremely parochial.
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