Pronunciation: (pu-rō'kē-ul), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/parochial.html on line 79 [key]
1. of or pertaining to a parish or parishes.
2. of or pertaining to parochial schools or the education they provide.
3. very limited or narrow in scope or outlook; provincial: parochial views; a parochial mentality.
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