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Definition 1: a demarcated area of the Earth - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for geographic region in the sense of this definition

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

"penguins inhabit the polar regions"

(... is a kind of geographic region ) the geographical area under the jurisdiction of a sovereign state

"American troops were stationed on Japanese soil"

(... is a kind of geographic region ) a geographical area politically controlled by a distant country

(... is a kind of geographic region ) a region much like a desert but usually located between a desert and the surrounding regions

(... is a kind of geographic region ) an area that has been taken over and is controlled and corrupted by drug cartels and where law enforcement is effectively nonexistent

"this Mexican town has become a narco-state that ships 100 pounds of cocaine to the United States every day"

(... is a kind of geographic region ) any area set aside for a particular purpose

"who owns this place?" "the president was concerned about the property across from the White House"

(... is a kind of geographic region ) the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet

"flood control in the Missouri basin"

(... is a kind of geographic region ) an outer adjacent area of any place

(... is a kind of geographic region ) any of the regions of the surface of the Earth loosely divided according to latitude or longitude

(... is a kind of geographic region ) the area in which something exists or lives

"the country--the flat agricultural surround"

(... is a kind of geographic region ) a region subject to dust storms; especially the central region of United States subject to dust storms in the 1930s

(... is a kind of geographic region ) half of the terrestrial globe

(... is a kind of geographic region ) a place of political unrest and potential violence

"the United States cannot police all of the world's hot spots"

(... is a kind of geographic region ) a relatively narrow strip of land projecting from some larger area

"Wheeling is located in the northern panhandle of West Virginia"

(... is a kind of geographic region ) an area outside of cities and towns

"his poetry celebrated the slower pace of life in the country"

(... is a kind of geographic region ) the geographical area in which one nation is very influential

(... is a kind of geographic region ) a geographic region (land or sea) under which something valuable is found

"the diamond fields of South Africa"

(... is a kind of geographic region ) an area where a group of families live together

(... is a kind of geographic region ) an extended area of land

(... is a kind of geographic region ) a geographical area constituting a city or town

(... is a kind of geographic region ) a wild and uninhabited area left in its natural condition

"it was a wilderness preserved for the hawks and mountaineers"

(... is a kind of geographic region ) (usually plural) an area where many people have died (usually by massacre or genocide during war or violent civil disturbance)

(... is a kind of geographic region ) the northernmost countries of Europe

(... is a kind of geographic region ) a geographical subdivision of France

(... is a kind of geographic region ) European countries bordering the Baltic Sea

(... is a kind of geographic region ) one of the 13 British colonies that formed the original states of the United States

(... is a kind of geographic region ) areas where Muslims are in the majority

(... is a kind of geographic region ) areas where Muslims are in the minority and are persecuted

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region in southern Spain on the Atlantic and the Mediterranean; formerly a center of Moorish civilization

(... is an instance of geographic region) an impoverished coal mining area in the Appalachian Mountains (from Pennsylvania to North Carolina)

(... is an instance of geographic region) a costal region of Antarctica to the south of Australia; noted for its large colonies of penguins

(... is an instance of geographic region) an eroded and barren region in southwestern South Dakota and northwestern Nebraska

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region of northern Africa on the Mediterranean coast between Egypt and Gibraltar; was used as a base for pirates from the 16th to 19th centuries

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient country in northwestern Asia Minor in what is now Turkey; was absorbed into the Roman Empire by the end of the 1st century BC

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient region of northeastern Africa (southern Egypt and northern Sudan) on the Nile; much of Nubia is now under Lake Nasser

(... is an instance of geographic region) a large region between the Black and Caspian seas that contains the Caucasus Mountains; oil is its major resource

(... is an instance of geographic region) a geographical region to the south of the Caucasus Mountains and to the north of Turkey that comprises Georgia and Armenia and Azerbaijan

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region of western Antarctica along the southeastern shore of the Weddell Sea

(... is an instance of geographic region) the region of the United States lying to the north of the Ohio River and to the east of the Mississippi River

(... is an instance of geographic region) the southeastern region of the United States

(... is an instance of geographic region) the southwestern region of the United States generally including New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, California, and sometimes Utah and Colorado

(... is an instance of geographic region) the northeastern region of the United States

(... is an instance of geographic region) the northwestern region of the United States

(... is an instance of geographic region) the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region of the northwestern United States usually including Washington and Oregon and sometimes southwestern British Columbia

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region of Antarctica between Queen Maud Land and Wilkes Land; claimed by Australia

(... is an instance of geographic region) a geographical area in central New York State that is named for a series of narrow glacial lakes that lie parallel in a north-south direction

(... is an instance of geographic region) the region of northwest Africa comprising the Atlas Mountains and the coastlands of Morocco and Algeria and Tunisia

(... is an instance of geographic region) a triangular area in southwestern Texas on the Mexican border; formed by a bend in the Rio Grande

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region of Antarctica between Enderby Land and the Weddell Sea; claimed by Norway

(... is an instance of geographic region) a mountainous area of Antarctica bounded by the Ross Sea and Wilkes Land

(... is an instance of geographic region) a coastal region of Antarctica on the Indian Ocean to the south of Australia; most of the territory is claimed by Australia

(... is an instance of geographic region) the region of the United States lying to the west of the Mississippi River

(... is an instance of geographic region) a geographical area in eastern Africa

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient country is eastern Asia Minor

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient country in central Asia Minor

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient country in western and central Asia Minor

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient region of northern Asia Minor on the Black Sea; it reached its height under Mithridates VI but was later incorporated into the Roman Empire

(... is an instance of geographic region) an uncertain region on the east shore of the Adriatic where an ancient Indo-European people once lived

(... is an instance of geographic region) region including the Caribbean Islands

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region whose eastern part is now Bangladesh and whose western part is included in India

(... is an instance of geographic region) region in southern South America between the Andes and the South Atlantic

(... is an instance of geographic region) the vast grassy plains of northern Argentina

(... is an instance of geographic region) a geographical division of Asia that includes Indochina plus Indonesia and the Philippines and Singapore

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region in northeastern China

(... is an instance of geographic region) a historical region of central Asia that was a center for trade between the East and the West

(... is an instance of geographic region) the French colonies of the territory now occupied by Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam

(... is an instance of geographic region) Mexico and Central America

(... is an instance of geographic region) a former republic in central Europe; divided into Czech Republic and Slovakia in 1993

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region in the central and eastern part of the Czech Republic; it lies to the east of Bohemia and to the west of the Carpathians

(... is an instance of geographic region) a historical area and former kingdom in the Czech Republic

(... is an instance of geographic region) a group of culturally related countries in northern Europe; Finland and Iceland are sometimes considered Scandinavian

(... is an instance of geographic region) an area in Germany around the upper Elbe river; the original home of the Saxons

(... is an instance of geographic region) a picturesque region of Germany around the Rhine river

(... is an instance of geographic region) the territory of an Elector (of the Holy Roman Empire) that expanded to become the kingdom of Prussia in 1701

(... is an instance of geographic region) a former kingdom in north-central Europe including present-day northern Germany and northern Poland

"in the 19th century Prussia led the economic and political unification of the German states"

(... is an instance of geographic region) a major industrial and coal mining region in the valley of the Ruhr river in northwestern Germany

(... is an instance of geographic region) a historical region of southern Germany

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region in Finland and Russia between the Gulf of Finland and the White Sea

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient area on the Ionian Sea that flourished as a kingdom in the 3rd century BC; located in northwestern Greece and southern Albania

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient region of southern Greece in the southeastern Peloponnesus; dominated by Sparta

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient region on the coast of southwest Asia Minor

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient region on the coast of western Asia Minor; a powerful kingdom until conquered by the Persians in 546 BC

(... is an instance of geographic region) a fertile plain on the Aegean Sea in east central Greece; Thessaly was a former region of ancient Greece

(... is an instance of geographic region) a department of Greece in the central Peloponnese

(... is an instance of geographic region) the area around the eastern Mediterranean; from Turkey to northern Africa and eastward to Iran; the site of such ancient civilizations as Phoenicia and Babylon and Egypt and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity and Islam; had continuous economic and political turmoil in the 20th century

"the Middle East is the cradle of Western civilization"

(... is an instance of geographic region) a geographical area of fertile land in the Middle East stretching in a broad semicircle from the Nile to the Tigris and Euphrates

(... is an instance of geographic region) an area between Israel and Jordan on the west bank of the Jordan river; populated largely by Palestinians

(... is an instance of geographic region) an area of northern Israel; formerly the northern part of Palestine and the ancient kingdom of Israel; the scene of Jesus's ministry

(... is an instance of geographic region) a coastal region at the southeastern corner of the Mediterranean bordering Israel and Egypt

"he is a Palestinian from Gaza"

(... is an instance of geographic region) a fortified hilly area between southern Lebanon and southern Syria

"artillery on the Golan Heights can dominate a large area of Israel"

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea; a place of pilgrimage for Christianity and Islam and Judaism

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient kingdom of southern Palestine with Jerusalem as its center

(... is an instance of geographic region) the southern part of ancient Palestine succeeding the kingdom of Judah; a Roman province at the time of Christ

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient region on the coast of southwestern Palestine that was strategically located on a trade route between Syria and Egypt; important in biblical times

(... is an instance of geographic region) a continuation of the Roman Empire in the Middle East after its division in 395

(... is an instance of geographic region) the western part after the Roman Empire was divided in 395; it lasted only until 476

(... is an instance of geographic region) a historical region in central and northern Yugoslavia; Serbs settled the region in the 6th and 7th centuries

(... is an instance of geographic region) a former country bordering on the Adriatic Sea; now part of the Union of Serbia and Montenegro

(... is an instance of geographic region) a historical region of Croatia on the Adriatic Sea; mountainous with many islands

(... is an instance of geographic region) the mainland part of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador in the eastern part of the large Labrador-Ungava Peninsula in northeastern Canada

(... is an instance of geographic region) the collective name for the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region in northwestern Canada where gold was discovered in 1896 but exhausted by 1910

(... is an instance of geographic region) a geographical area in central and eastern Europe; broken into separate countries at the end of World War I

(... is an instance of geographic region) a former empire consisting of Great Britain and all the territories under its control; reached its greatest extent at the end of World War I; it included the British Isles, British West Indies, Canada, British Guiana; British West Africa, British East Africa, India, Australia, New Zealand

"the sun never sets on the British Empire"

(... is an instance of geographic region) a former Celtic kingdom in northwestern England; the name continued to be used for the hilly northwestern region of England including the Lake District and the northern Pennines

(... is an instance of geographic region) an area of woods and heathland in southern Hampshire that was set aside by William I as Crown property in 1079; originally a royal hunting ground but now administered as parkland; noted for its ponies

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region of eastern England that was formerly a kingdom

(... is an instance of geographic region) a historical area of northwestern England on the Irish Sea; noted for textiles

(... is an instance of geographic region) a former large county in northern England; in 1974 it was divided into three smaller counties

(... is an instance of geographic region) an Anglo-Saxon kingdom in northern England until 876

(... is an instance of geographic region) the southwestern part of England (including Cornwall and Devon and Somerset)

(... is an instance of geographic region) a Saxon kingdom in southwestern England that became the most powerful English kingdom by the 10th century

(... is an instance of geographic region) a historic division of Ireland located in the northeastern part of the island; six of Ulster's nine counties are in Northern Ireland

(... is an instance of geographic region) the geographical area (in Roman times) to the north of the Antonine Wall; now a poetic name for Scotland

(... is an instance of geographic region) northern region of India where Hinduism predominates

(... is an instance of geographic region) a historical region of southwestern India on the west coast

(... is an instance of geographic region) a historical region on northwestern India and northern Pakistan

(... is an instance of geographic region) the countries in southwestern Asia that border the Persian Gulf

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient country in southwestern Asia to the east of the Tigris River (in what is modern Iran); was known for its warlike people

(... is an instance of geographic region) the former name for the geographical area of the eastern Mediterranean that is now occupied by Lebanon, Syria, and Israel

(... is an instance of geographic region) the ancient kingdom of Philip II and Alexander the Great in the southeastern Balkans that is now divided among modern Macedonia and Greece and Bulgaria

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient country and wine producing region in the east of the Balkan Peninsula to the north of the Aegean Sea; colonized by ancient Greeks; later a Roman province; now divided between Bulgaria and Greece and Turkey

(... is an instance of geographic region) the land between the Tigris and Euphrates; site of several ancient civilizations; part of what is now known as Iraq

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient kingdom in southern Mesopotamia; Babylonia conquered Israel in the 6th century BC and exiled the Jews to Babylon (where Daniel became a counselor to the king)

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient region of Mesopotamia lying between the Euphrates delta and the Persian Gulf and the Arabian Desert; settled in 1000 BC and destroyed by the Persians in 539 BC; reached the height of its power under Nebuchadnezzar II

(... is an instance of geographic region) an area in the southern region of Babylonia in present-day Iraq; site of the Sumerian civilization of city-states that flowered during the third millennium BC

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient kingdom in northern Mesopotamia which is in present-day Iraq

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient maritime country (a collection of city states) at eastern end of the Mediterranean

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient region of western Europe that included what is now northern Italy and France and Belgium and part of Germany and the Netherlands

(... is an instance of geographic region) a coastal area between La Spezia in Italy and Cannes in France

"the Riviera contains some of Europe's most popular resorts"

(... is an instance of geographic region) the southern part of France

(... is an instance of geographic region) a former province of northwestern France on the English channel; divided into Haute-Normandie and Basse-Normandie

(... is an instance of geographic region) a former province of north central France; centered around Orleans

(... is an instance of geographic region) a former province of east central France; now administered by Rhone-Alpes

(... is an instance of geographic region) a geographical region of historical importance; a former duchy in what is now southwestern France, western Switzerland, and northwestern Italy

(... is an instance of geographic region) a geographical region of northeastern South America including Guyana and Surinam

(... is an instance of geographic region) the western part of the ancient region of Frisia in northern Europe on the North Sea between the Scheldt river and the Weser river; part of this region is now a province in the Netherlands

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient region of northwestern Europe including the Frisian Islands

(... is an instance of geographic region) the geographical region believed by ancient geographers to be the northernmost land in the inhabited world

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region in northmost Europe inhabited by Lapps

(... is an instance of geographic region) the vast geographical region of Europe and Asia that was controlled by the Mongols in the 13th and 14th centuries

"under Genghis Khan Tartary extended as far east as the Pacific Ocean"

(... is an instance of geographic region) a vast region in Asia including the Mongolian People's Republic and China's Inner Mongolia

(... is an instance of geographic region) an area in northwestern Africa with rich phosphate deposits; under Moroccan control since 1992

(... is an instance of geographic region) an area in southwestern Asia whose sovereignty is disputed between Pakistan and India

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient kingdom in Asia to the southeast of the Caspian Sea; it dominated southwestern Asia from about 250 BC to AD 226

(... is an instance of geographic region) a central plateau region of the Arabian Peninsula; formerly an independent sultanate until 1932 when it united with Hejaz to form the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

(... is an instance of geographic region) a coastal region of the western Arabian Peninsula bordering on the Red Sea; includes both Mecca and Medina; formerly an independent kingdom until it united with Nejd to form the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

(... is an instance of geographic region) an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern Caucasus Mountains bordering on Georgia; declared independence from the USSR in 1991 but Russian troops invaded and continue to prosecute a relentless military campaign in the largely Muslim republic

(... is an instance of geographic region) a vast Asian region of Russia; famous for long cold winters

(... is an instance of geographic region) the part of Russia that is part of Europe

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region on the Baltic that is divided between northern Estonia and southern Latvia

(... is an instance of geographic region) (Greek mythology) a region on the Black Sea to the south of the Caucasus that was the site of an ancient country where (according to Greek mythology) Jason sought the Golden Fleece

(... is an instance of geographic region) an industrial region in the Ukraine

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient geographical region to the south of the Caucasus Mountains that corresponded approximately to the present-day Georgia

(... is an instance of geographic region) the parts of North America and South America to the south of the United States where Romance languages are spoken

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region (and former kingdom) in northwestern Spain on the Atlantic and the Bay of Biscay

(... is an instance of geographic region) a historical area and former kingdom in northwestern Spain

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region of northern Africa to the south of the Sahara and Libyan deserts; extends from the Atlantic to the Red Sea

(... is an instance of geographic region) a former state in East Africa; united with Zanzibar in 1964 to form Tanzania

(... is an instance of geographic region) an extensive geographical region in the Middle East to the south of the Caucasus

(... is an instance of geographic region) the part of Kurdistan that is in northwestern Iraq

(... is an instance of geographic region) region of western Asia Minor colonized by ancient Greeks

(... is an instance of geographic region) the eastern seaboard of the United States (especially the strip between Boston and Washington D.C.)

(... is an instance of geographic region) the western seaboard of the United States from Washington to southern California

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region of northeastern United States comprising Maine and New Hampshire and Vermont and Massachusetts and Rhode Island and Connecticut

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region of the eastern United States comprising New York and New Jersey and Pennsylvania and Delaware and Maryland

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region of the United States comprising states bordering the Gulf of Mexico; Alabama and Florida and Louisiana and Mississippi and Texas

(... is an instance of geographic region) the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861

(... is an instance of geographic region) the region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line

(... is an instance of geographic region) the southeastern region of the United States: South Carolina and Georgia and Alabama and Mississippi and Louisiana; prior to the American Civil War all these states produced cotton and permitted slavery

(... is an instance of geographic region) states in the south and southwest that have a warm climate and tend to be politically conservative

(... is an instance of geographic region) the coastal plain of the South: eastern parts of Virginia and North Carolina and South Carolina and Georgia

(... is an instance of geographic region) the plateau between the coastal plain and the Appalachian Mountains: parts of Virginia and North and South Carolina and Georgia and Alabama

(... is an instance of geographic region) the region of the United States lying to the north of the Mason-Dixon line

(... is an instance of geographic region) the area of the states of North Carolina and South Carolina

(... is an instance of geographic region) the area of the states of North Dakota and South Dakota

(... is an instance of geographic region) an area in central Kentucky noted for its bluegrass and thoroughbred horses

(... is an instance of geographic region) the lowland region of western Europe on the North Sea: Belgium and Luxembourg and the Netherlands

(... is an instance of geographic region) ancient region and Roman province on the Iberian Peninsula; corresponds roughly to modern Portugal and parts of Spain

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region of central Europe rich in deposits of coal and iron ore; annexed by Prussia in 1742 but now largely in Poland

(... is an instance of geographic region) a picturesque coastal region of California to the south of San Francisco

(... is an instance of geographic region) a region in California to the south of San Francisco that is noted for its concentration of high-technology industries

(... is an instance of geographic region) the region of Africa to the south of the Sahara Desert

(... is an instance of geographic region) an ancient area of Eurasia extending from the Black Sea to the Aral Sea that was populated by Scythians from the eighth to the fourth century BC

(... is an instance of geographic region) an area of northern Africa between the Sahara and the Mediterranean Sea

(... is an instance of geographic region) an area of western Africa between the Sahara Desert and the Gulf of Guinea

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