OTHER WORDS FROM prefecturepre·fec·tur·al [pri-fek-cher-uhl], /prɪˈfɛk tʃər əl/, adjectivesub·pre·fec·ture, noun
How to use prefecture in a sentence
Besides Tokyo, the prefectures of Chiba, Kanagawa, and Saitama, which surround the capital, will enter a state of emergency too.What does a new COVID-19 state of emergency mean for Tokyo and its Olympic dreams?|eamonbarrett|January 7, 2021|Fortune
The rice fields along Prefectural Road Route 12 leading to Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant are brown and hard.Fukushima Nuclear Cleanup Bogged Down in Bureaucracy, Could Take Decades|Lennox Samuels|March 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They plundered a sum of 200,000 yen from the Ono Company, and made a successful raid upon the prefectural offices of Kumamoto.Japan|Various
Teachers thus trained in Prefectural Normal Schools become teachers of all elementary schools.A Fantasy of Far Japan|Baron Kencho Suyematsu
The details of the Prefectural examinations are similar to those already described, and the time required is about the same.Village Life in China|Arthur H. Smith
I also went to the prefectural experiment station and studied fruit growing and my spirit was much expanded.
Prefectural officials who called on me explained that drainage operations on a large scale were being completed.