Definition of province
- that question is outside my province
They left the city for life in the provinces.
a legal question outside the doctor's province
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First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
: any one of the large parts that some countries are divided into
: a subject or area of interest that a person knows about or is involved in
the provinces : the parts of a country that are away from large cities
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