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subregion

[suhb-ree-juh n] /ˈsʌbˌri dʒən/
noun
1.
a division or subdivision of a region, especially a division of a zoogeographical region.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; sub- + region
Related forms
subregional, adjective
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Examples for subregion
  • What they claim is that you can break down this effect by chromosome or by subregion.
  • The following discussion provides a general overview of each subregion, and describes the recreational values present in each.
British Dictionary definitions for subregion

subregion

/sʌbˈriːdʒən/
noun
1.
a subdivision of a region, esp a zoogeographical or ecological region
Derived Forms
subregional, adjective
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