provincialize

verb
pro·​vin·​cial·​ize | \ prə-ˈvin(t)-shə-ˌlīz How to pronounce provincialize (audio) \
provincialized; provincializing

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Other Words from provincialize

provincialization \ prə-​ˌvin(t)-​sh(ə-​)lə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce provincialization (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of provincialize

1829, in the meaning defined above

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“Provincialize.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/provincialize. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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