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Definition of provincial
1of or concerning a province of a country or empire:provincial elections 2of or concerning the regions outside the capital city of a country, especially when regarded as unsophisticated or narrow-minded:scenes of violence were reported in provincial towns the whole exhibition struck one as being very provincial
1an inhabitant of a province of a country or empire.
) (in Canada) athletic contests held between teams representing the country’s administrative divisions.
2an inhabitant of the regions outside the capital city of a country, especially when regarded as unsophisticated or narrow-minded. 3 Christian Church the head or chief of a province or of a religious order in a province.