gubernatorial

[ goo-ber-nuh-tawr-ee-uh l, -tohr-, gyoo- ]
/ ˌgu bər nəˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-, ˌgyu- /

adjective

of or relating to a state governor or the office of state governor.

Origin of gubernatorial

1725–35, Americanism; < Latin gubernātōr- (stem of gubernātor) steersman, governor + -ial
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gubernatorial

/ (ˌɡjuːbənəˈtɔːrɪəl, ˌɡuː-) /

adjective

mainly US of or relating to a governor

Word Origin for gubernatorial

C18: from Latin gubernātor governor
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