Bounds vs Province - What's the difference?

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Bounds is a related term of province.


As nouns the difference between bounds and province

is that bounds is while province is a subdivision of government usually one step below the national level; (canada) one of ten of canada's federated entities, recognized by the constitution and having a separate representative of the sovereign (compare territory).

As a verb bounds

is (bound).

As a proper noun province is

(british) northern ireland.

bounds

English

Noun

(head)
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    Verb

    (head)
  • (bound)
  • province

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A subdivision of government usually one step below the national level; (Canada) one of ten of Canada's federated entities, recognized by the Constitution and having a separate representative of the Sovereign (compare territory).
  • A territorial area within a country.
  • A jurisdiction; a (literal or figurative) area of authority.
  • Derived terms

    * provincehood * provincewide

    Coordinate terms

    * canton * county * department * oblast * shire * state

    Proper noun

  • (British) Northern Ireland
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