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Definitions of region:

part of speech: noun

A portion of the body.

part of speech: noun

1. A more or less arbitrarily limited portion of the surface of the body. 2. A portion of the body having a special nervous or vascular supply. 3. A part of an organ having a special function as the motor region of the brain.

Usage examples for region:

  • We need not recall our melancholy experience of the past in this region "Native Races and the War", Josephine Elizabeth Butler
  • " They have good reason to say, that Paris is the region of wonders," observed Dagobert. "The Wandering Jew, Book II.", Eugene Sue
  • And in that region of happiness he will remain for ever. "Death--and After?", Annie Besant

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