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English definition of “parochial”


adjective (OF A CHURCH)    /pəˈrəʊ.ki.əl/ US  /-ˈroʊ-/
connected with a parish (= an area that has its own church or priest ): parochial boundaries Administrative church areasLocal government and politics
(Definition of parochial adjective (OF A CHURCH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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