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Synonyms for region

in the region of: vicinity

Synonyms

  • vicinity
  • in the area of
  • in the range of
  • in the scope of
  • in the neighbourhood of
  • in the sphere of

Synonyms for region

a particular area used for or associated with a specific individual or activity

Synonyms for region

the approximate amount of something (usually used prepositionally as in 'in the region of')

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a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about

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An odd sort of goat, that," said the duke; "in this earthly region of ours we have no such colours; I mean goats of such colours.
Dominant species spreading from any region might encounter still more dominant species, and then their triumphant course, or even their existence, would cease.
During these long and blank intervals I suppose that the inhabitants of each region underwent a considerable amount of modification and extinction, and that there was much migration from other parts of the world.
If the several formations in these regions have not been deposited during the same exact periods,--a formation in one region often corresponding with a blank interval in the other,--and if in both regions the species have gone on slowly changing during the accumulation of the several formations and during the long intervals of time between them; in this case, the several formations in the two regions could be arranged in the same order, in accordance with the general succession of the form of life, and the order would falsely appear to be strictly parallel; nevertheless the species would not all be the same in the apparently corresponding stages in the two regions.
In 1795 Wordsworth and his sister moved from the Lake Region to Dorsetshire, at the other end of England, likewise a country of great natural beauty.
Virtually, the whole of this immense region is a plain.
As coal is said to abound in all that region, and wells are generally successful, the enterprise of the emigrants is gradually prevailing against these difficulties.
Rivers abound, it is true; but this region is nearly destitute of brooks and the smaller water courses, which tend so much to comfort and fertility.
Their hunters and advanced troops held the first communications with the savage occupants, and the earliest written accounts we possess of these vast regions, are from the pens of their missionaries.
Natural as it is to be somewhat incredulous concerning the populousness of the more enormous creatures of the globe, yet what shall we say to Harto, the historian of Goa, when he tells us that at one hunting the King of Siam took elephants; that in those regions elephants are numerous as droves of cattle in the temperate climes.
The realm of France, it is well known, was divided betwixt the Norman and Teutonic race, who spoke the language in which the word Yes is pronounced as oui, and the inhabitants of the southern regions, whose speech bearing some affinity to the Italian, pronounced the same word oc.
As with the kingdoms of the earth, there are regions more turbulent than others.
Table 8: World Coatings Market by Geographic Region - US,
This seemingly misplaced investor optimism is still reflected today in booming equity markets in Brazil and Mexico, as well as in record low sovereign debt spreads across the region and in record inflows of local currency investment.
Be critical and skeptical about customer demands that you be a "global" supplier and have a presence in each major region.