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Synonyms of region in English:


  • the western region of the country
    informal parts
    British informal patch
  • Phrases

    in the region of
    a population in the region of 1,400
    approximately, about, around, roughly, in the neighbourhood of, in the area of, of the order of, something like, some, round about, close to, near to, just about, practically, more or less;
    or so, or thereabouts, there or thereabouts, give or take a few, plus or minus a few, give or take a bit, in round numbers;
    not far off, nearly, almost, approaching;
    British  getting on for;
    Latin circa
    informal as near as dammit to
    North American informal in the ballpark of
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