provinciate

transitive verb

pro·​vin·​ci·​ate
prəˈvinchēˌāt
-ed/-ing/-s
: to convert into a province : give a provincial status to

Word History

Etymology

Latin provincia province + English -ate

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“Provinciate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/provinciate. Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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