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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Limited in scope or viewpoint. Also: concerning a church or parish.

Usage examples (36)
  • In parochial school we spend lots of time studying the Bible.
  • Little sympathy with parochial mentality
  • parochial schools
  • Music director Alexander Platt said the name change also "transcends" what he called the parochial competition that occasionally occurs between Milwaukee and Waukesha. for more
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