Word of the Day – Jan. 3 – Parochial

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Adjective: Parochial (puh-ROH-kee-ul)

Definition:

1. Of or relating to a church parish.

2. Limited in range or scope (as to a narrow area or region): provincial, narrow.

Sample sentence: The book is marred by the parochial viewpoint of its author, who fails to take into account the interplay between local and global economies.

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