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region  

EN[ˈɹiːdʒn̩] [-iːdʒən]
US
WZone géographique
  • Une zone géographique est une portion identifiée de la surface terrestre à laquelle on attribue du sens en lui associant des caractéristiques géographiques particulières,
FR région
region
region

    Definition of region in English Dictionary

  • NomPLregionsPREré-SUF-ion
    1. Any considerable and connected part of a space or surface; specifically, a tract of land or sea of considerable but indefinite extent; a country; a district; in a broad sense, a place without special reference to location or extent but viewed as an entity for geographical, social or cultural reasons.
      1. the equatorial regions
      2. the temperate regions
      3. the polar regions
      4. the upper regions of the atmosphere
    2. An administrative subdivision of a city, a territory, a country or the European Union.
      1. (historical) Such a division of the city of Rome and of the territory about Rome, of which the number varied at different times; a district, quarter, or ward.
        1. (figuratively) The inhabitants of a region or district of a country.
          1. (anatomy) A place in or a part of the body in any way indicated.
            1. the abdominal regions
          2. OBS Place; rank; station; dignity.
            1. OBS The space from the earth's surface out to the orbit of the moon: properly called the elemental region.
            2. Plus d'exemples
              1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
                • A partially ruptured 10 ×8 cm pedunculated mass arising at antimesenteric border of the ileum around 4 feet proximal to ileocaecal region was found ( Fig.
                • The only volumetric study comparing different sustained vowels showed no significant changes in the endolaryngeal and the lower hypopharyngeal region from one vowel to another [7 ].
                • Although obstruction may occur at any point in the pharynx, it is most frequently observed in either the retropalatal and/or the retroglossal regions [ 57 ].
              2. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
                • This slumped sitting posture may cause strain, instability, or injury in the lumbopelvic region.
                • On a lighter note, Mr Rudd remarked that Elvis was indeed still alive, referring to the firefighting helicrane that doused the community with 9000 litres of water as flames swept across the region.
                • The severity of PPF reflects host immunogenic response and degree of infection, which amplify splenic volume and consequently increase hyperflux in the spleno-portal region.
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              1. Noms
                • Noms Dénombrable
              Liens Connexes:
              1. en regions
              2. en regional
              3. en regionalism
              4. en regionals
              5. en regionist
              Source: Wiktionnaire

              Meaning of region for the defined word.

              Grammaticalement, ce mot "region" est un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable.
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