Word Origin late Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French purveunounjump to other results
BrE BrE//ˈpɜːvjuː//; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɜːrvjuː//[uncountable]
(formal) within/outside the limits of what a person, an organization, etc. is responsible for; dealt with by a document, law, etc. Local disputes are outside the purview of this legislation. The matter falls within the purview of the Select Committee.
within/outside the purview of somethingjump to other results