- 1.1 (narrow) [pejorative/peyorativo] [person/attitude/outlook] provinciano, pueblerinoMore example sentences1.2 [Religion/Religión] parroquial parochial school (American English/inglés norteamericano) colegio (masculine) privado religioso
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- Lawyers always have a narrow and parochial interest in expanding the domain of human activity subject to their cartel.
- Five hundred years ago, the available tools for enquiry were distinctly limited by parochial geography and religious culture.
- Our view of the blogosphere gradually narrows, becoming parochial and staid.
- The return of the chimes holds a special place in the heart of the parochial church council member, who has lived in the village for nearly 30 years.
- She was a lively public speaker, a governor of two schools, and a member of Beverley Minster parochial church council.
- The vast array of suggestions were also presented to the parochial church council, which will now consider all the options before coming up with a final plan.
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