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region

1. an area considered as a unit for geographical, functional, social, or cultural reasons
2. an administrative division of a country
3. (in Scotland from 1975 until 1996) any of the nine territorial divisions into which the mainland of Scotland was divided for purposes of local government; replaced in 1996 by council areas

Region

 

(1) A territory identified by certain characteristics or peculiarities. In many cases, a taxonomic unit, as in physico-geographical region.

(2) In certain countries outside the USSR, an administrative and territorial unit, as in Paris region.

region

[′rē·jən]
(computer science)
A group of machine addresses which refer to a base address.
(mathematics)
The union of an open connected set with a subset of its boundary points (which may be the entire boundary or the empty set).
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To the best of our knowledge, primary EMPD of suprapubic region has not been described previously.
Abdominal palpation elicited tenderness in suprapubic region.
The patient was managed with antibiotics and explant of the device using previous incisions in his perineum and suprapubic region.
EVALUATION: On examination, a nontender, firm lump was palpable in the suprapubic region.