Manila vs Province - What's the difference?

manila | province |


As nouns the difference between manila and province

is that manila is fiber made from abaca (manila hemp), used to make ropes and manila paper 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 an adjective manila

is of or pertaining to manila or manilla, the capital of the philippines; made in, or exported from, that city.

As a proper noun province is

(british) northern ireland.

manila

English

(wikipedia Manila)

Alternative forms

* Manilla (nonstandard) * May Nilad (historical)

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • The capital of the Philippines, located on the island of Luzon.
  • Derived terms

    * Manila cheroot * Manila cigar * Manila hemp * Manila paper

    Anagrams

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    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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