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Prov

[ prov ]
/ prɒv /
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noun

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Origin of Prov

By shortening from Provo or provisional

Definition for Prov (2 of 3)

prov.

abbreviation

province.
provincial.
provisional.
provost.

Definition for Prov (3 of 3)

Prov.

abbreviation

Provençal.
Provence.
Proverbs.
Province.
Provost.
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British Dictionary definitions for Prov (1 of 2)

prov.

abbreviation for

province
provincial
provisional

British Dictionary definitions for Prov (2 of 2)

Prov.

abbreviation for

Bible Proverbs
Province
Provost
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