Definition of pro-vicariate in English:

pro-vicariate

noun

  • A district under the charge of the pro-vicar of a vicar apostolic, especially one in Africa or Asia.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From pro- + vicariate, after pro-vicar.

Pronunciation

pro-vicariate

/ˌprəʊvʌɪˈkɛːrɪət//ˌprəʊvɪˈkɛːrɪət/