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We found 28 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word prefecture:
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General dictionaries General (26 matching dictionaries)
  1. prefecture: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. prefecture: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. prefecture: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. prefecture: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. prefecture: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. prefecture: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Prefecture, prefecture: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. prefecture: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. prefecture: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. prefecture: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. prefecture: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Prefecture, prefecture: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. prefecture: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. prefecture: Rhymezone [home, info]
  15. Prefecture: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  16. prefecture: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  17. prefecture: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  18. prefecture: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  19. prefecture: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  20. prefecture: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  21. prefecture: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  22. Prefecture (China), Prefecture (France), Prefecture: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  23. Prefecture: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  24. prefecture: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. prefecture: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. prefecture: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (prefecture)

noun:  the office of prefect
noun:  the district administered by a prefect (as in France or Japan or the Roman Empire)

▸ Also see prefectures

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Phrases that include prefecture:   autonomous prefecture, tokyo prefecture, agadir-ida ou tanane prefecture, aomori prefecture, apostolic prefecture of azerbaijan, more...

Words similar to prefecture:   prefectural, more...

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