Noun(1) the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation(2) the proper sphere or extent of your activities
(1) Chengdu, capital of Sichuan province(2) she knew little about wine├ö├ç├Âthat had been her father's province(3) Along with the Diocese of Ferns and Ossory it is part of the Dublin province with the Archbishop of Dublin as its metropolitan.(4) Then in 61-60 he served as governor of the Roman province of Further Spain.(5) The Romans named the province Dalmatia after the largest and bravest of the tribes living on the coast.(6) Engcobo is also one of the poorest districts in the province with 76 percent of the population living below the poverty line.(7) In the early nineteenth century, Egypt was formed as a centralized state out of a province of the Ottoman Empire.(8) There is fear that division of the province will ultimately see a dramatic increase in the numbers of military personnel stationed in the contested territory.(9) The school is in a poor district of the province and students often go without the simplest of items, let alone educational funds.(10) Mr Holloway said it was not his province to decide on his own jurisdiction; he could enquire into it, but only make an observation.(11) Up until 1830 Algeria was an autonomous province of the Ottoman Empire.(12) During the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries AD, the region was administered as a province of the Mogul Empire.(13) Fears among the Protestant community of Northern Ireland that it may be on the verge of losing its majority in the province have been eased in the light of the results of the 2001 Census.(14) To my fancy he was making a great fuss about nothing, but it was not my province to say so.(15) Syria has in effect run Lebanon, once part of the Syrian province of the Ottoman Empire, ever since the end of the 15-year-long civil war in Lebanon.(16) It's time to create a country for the county, for the district, for the province , and step by step create the normal civilian life for them.
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Different Formsprovince, provinces
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