comprovincial

adjective
com·​provincial | \ ¦käm+ \

Definition of comprovincial

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of the same archiepiscopal province a comprovincial bishop

comprovincial

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of comprovincial (Entry 2 of 2)

: one of the bishops of a particular archiepiscopal province a primate's control over his comprovincials

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History and Etymology for comprovincial

Adjective

Medieval Latin comprovincialis, from Latin com- + provincialis provincial

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“Comprovincial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/comprovincial. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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