Definition of 'region'
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This means similar schools in different regions get vastly different sums. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He bundled his family into his car and headed for the Kurdish autonomous region to the north. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As then, on offer now is a federal unification of two largely autonomous regions. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The so-called city region party was one of the few branches that had comprised more than one seat. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It wants councils, trade associations and unions to be given a role in deciding which skills are needed in different regions. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The content came from many different regions and the job of pulling it all together was huge. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The test employs the inferior frontal regions of the brain. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You can almost feel the reward regions of the brain firing up. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In the more rugged eastern part of the region it is a different story. Umbria - the green heart of Italy (1989) Councils in some regions said that they had already used almost half of their salt supplies. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is a pleasant place and capital of the region. The Sun (2013)Roughly half of this can be traced back to the autonomous regions. Times, Sunday Times (2012)School funding is also not sufficiently different across regions to explain the difference. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The method involves revving up regions of the brain with gentle electrical or magnetic fields. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Few of them feel part of a region. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Doha is also fast becoming the mediation capital of the region. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He has failed to grasp the issue of autonomous regions within countries wishing to gain independence. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Each region offers different monsters and quests. The Sun (2012)It is time to give city and county regions the powers and resources they need to promote growth. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We sat in a conference room discussing areas in our region that would be ideal for new church plants. Christianity Today (2000)With uncanny instinct they have ducked out of the herding area into a region where hunting is almost totally banned. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It will be a welcome boost for a city and a region that has been hit hard by the financial crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Work at another well in the Kurdish region had to be suspended because of the conflict there. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Further progress will need more good news from the Kurdish region. Times, Sunday Times (2014)When these nerve fibres are found in clusters in the frontal and temporal regions of the brain they are frequently loaded with aluminium. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)The Kurdish region we are shown is in complete contrast to the optimistic picture painted by some international media reports. The Times Literary Supplement (2008)After years of decline, cities are now viewed as opportunities, and city regions could help to drive local and national economies. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'region'
British English: region /ˈriːdʒən/ NOUN
A region is an area of a country or of the world.
...one of the most popular regions in the country.
- American English: region
- Arabic: إقْلِيم
- Brazilian Portuguese: região
- Chinese: 地域
- Croatian: regija
- Czech: region
- Danish: region
- Dutch: regio
- European Spanish: región
- Finnish: alue seutu
- French: région
- German: Region
- Greek: περιοχή
- Italian: regione
- Japanese: 地域
- Korean: 지역
- Norwegian: region
- Polish: region
- European Portuguese: região
- Romanian: regiune
- Russian: область
- Spanish: región
- Swedish: region
- Thai: เขต
- Turkish: bölge
- Ukrainian: регіон
- Vietnamese: khu vực
Definition of region from the Collins English Dictionary
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