region(
ri
-
juhn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of a country or the world)
a. la región
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The food in that region of the world is delicious.La comida de esa región del mundo es deliciosa.
b. la zona
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We traveled north, to a region of spectacular mountains and lakes.Viajamos al norte, a una zona de montañas y lagos espectaculares.
2. (medicine)
a. la región
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
They found a fracture in the upper region of the femur.Encontraron una fractura en la región superior del femur.
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region
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la región
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
in the region ofalrededor de, del orden de
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region [ˈriːdʒən]
noun
1 [of country, human body] región (f); zona (f)
the densely populated coastal region la región or zona costera densamente poblada; Asia and the Pacific region Asia y la región del Pacífico; the pelvic region la región or la zona pélvica; a pain in the region of my kidneys un dolor a la altura de los riñones
the autonomous region of Catalonia a crime wave which spread terror throughout the region the frontal region of the brain I felt a chill in the region of my spine he was complaining of pains in the shoulder region. she had no movement in the lower regions of her body a remote mountain region
the regions (provinces) las provincias
London and the regions tax incentives would be used to attract firms to the regions, away from the South-East now for our latest reports on unemployment in the regions.
2 (field, sphere) campo (m)
and here we enter a region of moral ambiguity y aquí entramos en un campo de ambigüedad moral
To have access to the truth and so to pass beyond the region of mere opinion is to take great risks.
3
in the region of (approximately) aproximadamente; alrededor de; it will cost in the region of £6 million costará aproximadamente or alrededor de 6 millones de libras; I would say she's in the region of 40 yo diría que ronda los 40; yo diría que tiene unos 40 años
temperatures would be in the region of 500 degrees centigrade it was going to be in the region of fifteen to thirty years before the debt would be paid off.
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región
región(
rreh
-
hyohn
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (area)
a. region
Esta región tiene la mayor tasa de desempleo en el país.This region has the highest unemployment rate in the city.
b. district
Los papás de Claudia viven en una región muy lujosa.Claudia's parents live in a very luxurious district.
2. (anatomy)
a. region
Esta enfermedad afecta principalmente la región superior del cuerpo.This illness mainly affects the upper region of the body.
b. area
Al paciente se le adormeció la región arriba de la rodilla.The area above the patient's knee was numb.
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región
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. region
2. (military)
a. district
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región
1 (Geografía) (Política) region; (área) area; part
2 (Anatomía) region
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