Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) A region is an area of land or of the body.

Examples: (noun) An operation in this region of the brain may cause damage to the speech centre. (noun) The southern regions of Japan are warm and tropical. (noun) Overfishing occurs mostly in costal regions

Synonyms: nouns: area, part, location.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 2 C