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noun [countable] region pronunciation in British English /ˈriːdʒ(ə)n/
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  1. 1
    a large area of land whose politics, geography, or culture is different from other areas
    Wages varied from region to region.
    the Muslim region of southern Russia
    Peru’s eastern jungle region
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  2. 2
    a particular area of your body
    He complained of pain in the abdominal region.



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