subregion

[ suhb-ree-juhn ]

noun
  1. a division or subdivision of a region, especially a division of a zoogeographical region.

Origin of subregion

1
First recorded in 1860–65; sub- + region

Other words from subregion

  • sub·re·gion·al, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for subregion

subregion

/ (sʌbˈriːdʒən) /


noun
  1. a subdivision of a region, esp a zoogeographical or ecological region

Derived forms of subregion

  • subregional, adjective

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