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Definition 1: a region marked off for administrative or other purposes - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for district in the sense of this definition

(district is a kind of ...) a large indefinite location on the surface of the Earth

"penguins inhabit the polar regions"

(... is a kind of district ) a district defined for administrative purposes

(... is a kind of district ) the former British territories of eastern Africa, including Kenya, Tanganyika, Uganda, and Zanzibar

(... is a kind of district ) a dependent country; administered by another country under the supervision of the United Nations

(... is a kind of district ) a territory that is controlled by a ruling state

(... is a kind of district ) a state or territory partly controlled by (but not a possession of) a stronger state but autonomous in internal affairs; protectorates are established by treaty

(... is a kind of district ) a territory surrendered by Turkey or Germany after World War I and put under the tutelage of some other European power until they are able to stand by themselves

(... is a kind of district ) in law; the territory within which power can be exercised

(... is a kind of district ) a district where gold is mined

(... is a kind of district ) a district where people live; occupied primarily by private residences

(... is a kind of district ) district consisting of the area on either side of a border or boundary of a country or an area

"the Welsh marches between England and Wales"

(... is a kind of district ) the former British territories of western Africa, including Nigeria, Cameroon, Gambia, Togo, Sierra Leone, and the Gold Coast

(... is a kind of district ) a district of a town or city

(... is a kind of district ) a territorial division of a state; entitled to elect one member to the United States House of Representatives

(... is a kind of district ) a district that has been developed to serve some purpose

"such land is practical for small park developments"

(... is a kind of district ) a territory under the jurisdiction of a count palatine

(... is a kind of district ) an enclosed territory that is culturally distinct from the foreign territory that surrounds it

(... is an instance of district) a district in southwestern Scotland

(... is an instance of district) a district in southeast central Scotland (south side of the Firth of Forth) and the location of Edinburgh

(... is an instance of district) the part of Malaysia that is on the island of Borneo

(... is an instance of district) the region of Malaysia on the Malay Peninsula; shares a land border with Thailand to the north

(... is an instance of district) a region of eastern South Africa on the Indian Ocean

"Natal was renamed KwaZulu-Natal in 1994"

(... is an instance of district) a United States territory on the eastern part of the island of Samoa

(... is an instance of district) a region of northeastern Spain; a former kingdom that united with Castile in 1479 to form Spain (after the marriage of Ferdinand V and Isabella I)

(... is an instance of district) a region of northeastern Spain

(... is an instance of district) an impoverished region of western Sudan

"Darfur was a semi-independent sultanate until 1917 and is ethnically distinct from central Sudan"

(... is an instance of district) a mountainous province of central Sudan

(... is an instance of district) territory in the western United States purchased from France in 1803 for $15 million; extends from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains and from the Gulf of Mexico to Canada

(... is an instance of district) a region of central Spain; a former kingdom that comprised most of modern Spain and united with Aragon to form Spain in 1479

(... is an instance of district) a popular tourist area in northwestern England including England's largest lake and highest mountain

(... is an instance of district) a territory of western Brazil bordering on Bolivia and Peru

(... is an instance of district) an autonomous area in northeastern Greece that is the site of several Greek Orthodox monasteries founded in the tenth century

(... is an instance of district) the territory of Athens in ancient Greece where the Ionic dialect was spoken

(... is an instance of district) a district of ancient Greece to the northwest of Athens

(... is an instance of district) the temporal dominions belonging to the pope (especially in central Italy)

(... is an instance of district) the French-speaking part of the Canadian Maritime Provinces

(... is an instance of district) a large territory in northwestern Canada; part is now Nunavut

(... is an instance of district) an Arctic territory in northern Canada created in 1999 and governed solely by the Inuit; includes the eastern part of what was the Northwest Territories and most of the islands of the Arctic Archipelago

"Nunavut is the homeland of the Inuit people"

(... is an instance of district) a territory in northwestern Canada; site of the Klondike gold rush in the 1890s

(... is an instance of district) a territory in north central Australia

(... is an instance of district) a self-governing territory comprising all of the Mariana Islands except Guam

(... is an instance of district) a territory in southwestern Germany formerly ruled by the counts palatine

Synonyms for district in the sense of this definition

(district is a kind of ...) bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations

"We cannot regulate the way people dress" "This town likes to regulate"

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