Jul
04
2013

region

Posted in Academic Vocabulary of the Day by admin2

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noun
definition 1:  a large continuous space or area.
example:  Each region of the country has its own accent or dialect.
example:  A snowstorm hit the region very hard over the weekend.

definition 2:  a land surface having certain common geographical or topographical characteristics.
example:  We’ve done a good deal of camping in the Rocky Mountain region.
example:  This tree only grows in tropical regions.

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