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province

noun
 
 
/ˈprɒvɪns/
[C] one of the large areas that some countries are divided into because of the type of government they have: the Canadian province of AlbertaParts of countries
the provinces the areas of a country that are not the capital city and so are not considered exciting or fashionableParts of countries
Translations of “province”
in Arabic مُقاطَعة…
in Korean 주, 도, 지방…
in Malaysian wilayah…
in French province…
in Turkish eyalet, bölge…
in Italian provincia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 地區, 省…
in Russian область, провинция…
in Polish prowincja…
in Vietnamese tỉnh…
in Spanish provincia…
in Portuguese província…
in Thai จังหวัด…
in German die Provinz…
in Catalan província…
in Japanese 州, 省…
in Indonesian provinsi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 地区, 省…
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