Synonyms of prefecture


1. prefecture, administrative district, administrative division, territorial division

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

2. prefecture, position, post, berth, office, spot, billet, place, situation

usage: the office of prefect

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: prefecture (Dictionary)