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"Recon" is probably misspelled. Trying region instead Definition of region

1. region [ n ] the extended spatial location of something
Examples: "the farming regions of France" "religions in all parts of the world" "regions of outer space"

Used in print:

(Richard I. McCosh, "Recreation Site Selection"...)

Notice should be taken_of unusual rock formations , deposits , or shapes of the earth 's crust in your region .

(Nathan Rapport, ""I've Been Here before!"...)

And when psychology explains glibly , `` but the subconscious_mind is able to produce it '' it refers to a mental region so vaguely identified that it may embrace the entire universal mind as conceivably as part of the individual mind .

(Edward P. Lawton, "Northern Liberals and Southern...)

Also , we should not even to-day discount the fact that a region such_as the coastal lowlands centering_on Charleston had closer ties with England and the West_Indies than with the North even after independence .

(Handbook of Federal Aids to Communities. U.S. Dep...)

It is kept in each Regional office for the small firms within the region .

For further information , contact the Bank_for_Cooperatives serving the region , or the Farm_Credit_Administration , Research_and_Information_Division , Washington 25 , D.C. .

Synonyms part region Related Terms location air side county top atmosphere distance inside outside hell bottom outer_space interplanetary_space sign_of_the_zodiac belt eden mare radius layer depth black_hole biosphere extremity rand Appleton_layer D-layer deep_space Heaviside_layer ionosphere zone aerospace intergalactic_space zodiac vacuum heliosphere interstellar_space

2. region [ n ] a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve
Examples: "in the abdominal region"

Used in print:

(S. Idell Pyle, et al., Onsets, Completions, and...)

Second , the upper portion permits comparison of maturity levels of an equal number of growth centers from the long , short , and round_bones of the five regions .

The lower portion permits comparison of maturity levels of short and round_bones predominantly , since only two long_bones are included in Hand and Wrist as a region .

It may be assumed that differences in ratings due_to selection of growth centers from specific regions of the body will be small , according_to existing tables of onset age and completion age for centers throughout the body .

(A. N. Nagaraj and L. M. Black, "Localization of...)

Frequently a_few isolated thick walled cells or , rarely , groups of such cells in the xylem region , were also specifically stained , but there was no such staining in epidermis , cortex , most xylem cells , ray cells , or pith .

The specific staining by both direct and indirect methods showed that WTV antigen was concentrated in the pseudophloem tissue and in a_few thick walled cells in the xylem region , but was not detectable in any other tissues of the root and stem tumors .

Synonyms area region Related Terms body_part side waist palm middle half-moon pubes groin quick cleavage areola thenar macula fovea cortical_area sole perineum hypochondrium epigastrium parafovea area_of_cardiac_dullness erogenous_zone

3. region [ n ] a large indefinite location on the surface of the Earth
Examples: "penguins inhabit the polar regions"

Used in print:

(J. F. Vedder, "Micrometeorites", in Francis S. J...)

The cores of deep sea sediments and content of collectors in remote regions are valuable in this category .

Synonyms region Related Terms location area territory district field West domain unknown field Far_East North South geographical_area breadbasket zone_of_interior laboratory theater_of_war heartland biogeographical_region antipodes irredenta Old_World backwater

4. region [ n ] the approximate amount of something (usually used prepositionally as in `in the region of')
Examples: "it was going to take in the region of two or three months to finish the job" "the price is in the neighborhood of $100"

Synonyms neighborhood region Related Terms indefinite_quantity

5. region [ n ] a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about
Examples: "it was a limited domain of discourse" "here we enter the region of opinion" "the realm of the occult"

Synonyms region realm domain Related Terms knowledge_domain

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