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noun [countable] district pronunciation in British English /ˈdɪstrɪkt/
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singulardistrict
pluraldistricts
  1. 1
    an area of a town or country
    They live in one of the most exclusive districts of Paris.
    the new financial district
  2. 2
    one of the areas into which a town or country is divided for official purposes
    Schools in the district continue to perform badly.
    a district judge

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an area in the countryside where there are both housing developments and farms, and many people travel to work in nearby cities

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