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interprovincial

Syllabification: in·ter·pro·vin·cial
Pronunciation: /ˌin(t)ərprəˈvinSH(ə)l
 
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Definition of interprovincial in English:

adjective

Existing or carried on between provinces of the same country.
Example sentences
  • The driving force is a 1994 federal, provincial and territorial agreement designed to break down interprovincial trade barriers.
  • How would this impact on the interprovincial relations, given that private property is provincial jurisdiction.
  • Really, this was one area that was long overdue and kept Ontario students from keeping on par with their interprovincial counterparts.

noun

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1A sports tournament between different provinces of the same country.
Example sentences
  • Carlow squash will be very strongly represented at the Junior interprovincials in Galway this weekend with 20 players from the club selected.
  • Bennett joins fellow Old Selbornian Reece Basson next week for the interprovincials in Pietermaritzburg.
  • Border play their first official interprovincial of the summer when they take on Eastern Province in the Mercedes-Benz Challenge, a limited-overs game, next Saturday at Buffalo Park.
1.1A member of a team competing in an interprovincial tournament.
Example sentences
  • Certainly the introduction of junior interprovincial, back from injury, Bernard Behan early in the second half settled Cill Dara and the out-half caused some problems for the Portlaoise defence.

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