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province US English

A principal administrative division of certain countries or empires

province US Thesaurus

Canada's westernmost province

one's province in province US English

An area of special knowledge, interest, or responsibility

Cape Province US English

A former province of South Africa, containing the Cape of Good Hope. The area became a British colony in 1814; it was known as Cape Colony from then until 1910, when it joined the Union of South Africa. In 1994 it was divided into the provinces of Northern Cape, Western Cape, and Eastern Cape

La Belle Province US English

Nickname for Quebec.

Basin and Range Province US English

A largely arid region of the southwestern US, chiefly in Nevada, Utah, and California. The Great Basin and Death Valley are parts of the region

North-West Frontier Province US English

A province of northwestern Pakistan, on the border with Afghanistan; capital, Peshawar