Textual thesaurus for "region"

(noun) area

a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve

in the abdominal region

(noun) realm

a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about

it was a limited realm of discourse; here we enter the region of opinion; the realm of the occult

(noun) part

the extended spatial location of something

the farming regions of France; religions in all parts of the world; regions of outer space

(noun) neighborhood

the approximate amount of something (usually used prepositionally as in `in the region of')

it was going to take in the region of two or three months to finish the job; the price is in the neighborhood of $100