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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.
The ranges of mountain peaks which Captain Bonneville speaks of, as rising from its bosom, are probably the summits of mountains beyond it, which may be visible at a vast distance, when viewed from an eminence, in the transparent atmosphere of these lofty regions.
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.
And does it not now follow that, in this region, when I see a Plane and infer a Solid, I really see a Fourth unrecognized Dimension, not the same as colour, but existent, though infinitesimal and incapable of measurement?
Or if it indeed be so, that this other Space is really Thoughtland, then take me to that blessed Region where I in Thought shall see the insides of all solid things.
And since we see clearly that the endowment of matter with vitality is a principle -- indeed, as far as our judgments extend, the leading principle in the operations of Deity, -- it is scarcely logical to imagine it confined to the regions of the minute, where we daily trace it, and not extending to those of the august.
I cannot express my astonishment at the beauties of these new regions.
According to the points table, Karachi Region (B) leads Group A with 37 points followed by Peshawar Region (28), Rawalpindi Region (13), Fata Region (9), Hyderabad Region (3) and AJK Region (1).
These are: housing projects in Makkah City, as well as in Khulais, Al Kamil and Rabigh, Makkah Region, in addition to housing projects in Shaqra, Derma and Al Ainiyah in Riyadh Region, Beesha housing project in Assir Region and Sharourah housing project in Najran Region.
After Florida, the RSV season began the earliest in Region 6 (Dallas) and Region 2 (New York) (mid-October), followed by Region 4 (Atlanta) (late October).
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.
Cliff Meyer, Farm & Ranch Guide/MN Farm Guide, Region III Director
AYSO Region 46 (Saugus, Santa Clarita), (661) 296-2976
Eventually we arrive at the second region, and our trajectory must change.