adjective gu·ber·na·to·ri·al \ˌgü-bə(r)-nə-ˈtr-ē-əl, ˌgyü-, ˌg-\

: of or relating to the governor of a U.S. state or to the position of governor

Full Definition of GUBERNATORIAL

:  of or relating to a governor


Latin gubernator governor, steersman, from gubernare to govern — more at govern
First Known Use: 1734

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agent provocateur, agitprop, autarky, cabal, egalitarianism, federalism, hegemony, plenipotentiary, popular sovereignty, socialism
GUBERNATORIAL Defined for Kids


adjective gu·ber·na·to·ri·al \ˌgü-bər-nə-ˈtr-ē-əl, ˌgyü-\

Definition of GUBERNATORIAL for Kids

:  relating to a governor


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