precinct - Dictionary definition and meaning for word precinct
precinct = prec + in + ct = precious -in-city
We need to broaden the imagination here as 'Precinct' and 'Distinct' has 'inct' part common, Further 'Distinct' and 'District' seem to be rhymes.
pr(primary) cinct(city)...means some main city
Relate to Province
(prec)ious inst(inct) is to live in a city.
Rhymes with "district"