Rhine Province

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Rhine′ Prov′ince

a former province of Prussia, mostly W of the Rhine: now divided between Rhineland-Palatinate and North Rhine–Westphalia. Also called Rhineland. German, Rheinland.
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As the subtitle of his book indicates, he focuses primarily on the graduates of the semiclassical and modern schools in the rapidly industrializing Rhine province during the second half of the nineteenth century.