region/ ˈri dʒən /

an extensive, continuous part of a surface, space, or body:
a region of the earth.
Usually regions. the vast or indefinite entirety of a space or area, or something compared to one:
the regions of the firmament; the regions of the mind.
a part of the earth’s surface (land or sea) of considerable and usually indefinite extent:
a tropical region.
a district without respect to boundaries or extent:
a charming region in Connecticut.
a part or division of the universe, as the heavens:
a galactic region.
a large indefinite area or range of something specified; sphere:
a region of authority.

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