Definition of prefectural in English:


Pronunciation /prēˈfek(t)SH(ə)rəl/ /priˈfɛk(t)ʃ(ə)rəl/


See prefecture

  • ‘I can negotiate at provincial and prefectural level, and bring these levels into dialogue with one another.’
  • ‘The idea seems to be catching on: the new prefectural subway system, Oedo-sen, began wrapping their cars with ads last September.’
  • ‘In 1995, the State Council offered two pension scheme designs for the municipal and prefectural governments to choose from.’
  • ‘The snag is that running a music festival miles from anywhere doesn't come cheap, even with generous subsidies from the prefectural coffers.’
  • ‘Special prizes will also be given to ten contestants who will move on to promote tourism at the prefectural level.’



/prēˈfek(t)SH(ə)rəl/ /priˈfɛk(t)ʃ(ə)rəl/