Definitions for regionalˈri dʒə nl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
re•gion•alˈri dʒə nl(adj.)
of or pertaining to a region of considerable extent; not merely local.
of or pertaining to a particular region, area, or part, as of a country or the body.
characteristic of a region
related or limited to a particular region
"a regional dialect"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
regional(adjective)ˈri dʒə nl
relating to a region
regional weather conditions; regional elections
An entity or event with scope limited to a single region.
Of, or pertaining to, a specific region or district
Of, or pertaining to, a large geographic region
Of, or pertaining to, one part of the body
Of a state or other geographic area, those parts which are not metropolitan, but are somewhat densely populated and usually contain a number of significant towns.
of or pertaining to a particular region; sectional
The Northeast Regional is a higher-speed rail service operated by Amtrak in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic United States. In the past it has been known as the NortheastDirect, Acela Regional, or Regional. It is the busiest Amtrak route, carrying 8.04 million passengers in fiscal year 2013, a 0.4% increase over the 8.01 million passengers in FY2012. The Northeast Regional service earned over $568.7 million in gross ticket revenue in FY2013, a 6.2% increase over the $536 million earned during FY2012. There is daily all-reserved service about every hour during the day. Trains generally run between Boston, Massachusetts, and Washington, D.C. with more between New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington. Extensions and branches extend to Springfield, Massachusetts and Richmond, Newport News, Norfolk, and Lynchburg, Virginia. Travel times are about 4.5 hours between Norfolk or Newport News and Washington, two hours between Washington and Philadelphia, 1.5 hours between Philadelphia and New York, 3.5 hours between New York and Springfield, and four hours between New York and Boston.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'regional' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1348
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'regional' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1372
Rank popularity for the word 'regional' in Adjectives Frequency: #158
Translations for regional
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
regional variations in speech.
- regionalPortuguese (BR)
- krajový, oblastníCzech
- regional; regional-Danish
- τοπικός, περιφερειακόςGreek
- منطقه ای؛ ناحیه ایFarsi
- regionalan, područniCroatian
- svæðisbundinn; héraðs-Icelandic
- reģionāls; vietējsLatvian
- regional(-), distrikts-Norwegian
- منطقه ای؛ ناحیه ایPersian
- سيمه ييزPashto
- областной, районныйRussian
- krajový, oblastný, regionálnySlovak
- 地區的Chinese (Trad.)
- обласний; місцевийUkrainian
- thuộc vùngVietnamese
- 地区的Chinese (Simp.)
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