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parish
used in O Pioneers!

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Definition
a local church community

or in Louisiana:  a jurisdiction of government like a county
  • As the troop swept past the graveyard half a mile east of the town,—the first frame church of the parish had stood there,—old Pierre Seguin was already out with his pick and spade, digging Amedee's grave.
    4.6 — Part 4 Chapter 6 (30% in)

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