What does regional mean?

Definitions for regional
ˈri dʒə nlre·gion·al

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word regional.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. regional(adj)

    characteristic of a region

    "regional flora"

  2. regional(adj)

    related or limited to a particular region

    "a regional dialect"

Wiktionary

  1. regional(Noun)

    An entity or event with scope limited to a single region.

  2. regional(Adjective)

    Of, or pertaining to, a specific region or district

  3. regional(Adjective)

    Of, or pertaining to, a large geographic region

  4. regional(Adjective)

    Of, or pertaining to, one part of the body

  5. regional(Adjective)

    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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Regional(adj)

    of or pertaining to a particular region; sectional

Editors Contribution

  1. regional

    Relating to a region.

    The regional government were very efficient and effective.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 14, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'regional' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1348

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'regional' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1372

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'regional' in Adjectives Frequency: #158

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  1. Loegrian

  2. geraniol

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of regional in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of regional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of regional in a Sentence

  1. Sunny Frothingham:

    Appalachian voters trusted President Trump to understand their needs and create good jobs – 95 percent of the counties covered by the Appalachian Regional Commission voted for him in 2016, cutting the ARC is an outright betrayal of Appalachian communities and would leave them without the funds to implement critical workforce, education and infrastructure projects.

  2. Brad Adams:

    Regional governments should work with the United Nations and others to agree on binding solutions to this human tragedy -- not sweep it under the rug as they have done for years.

  3. Commander Admiral Scott Swift:

    The Arbitration Tribunal's case between the Philippines and China could become the latest opportunity to demonstrate lawful access to regional prosperity for all nations.

  4. The State Department:

    China's repeated provocative actions aimed at the offshore oil and gas development of other claimant states threatens regional energy security and undermines the free and open Indo-Pacific energy market.

  5. Damien Pickart:

    These bomber rotations provide opportunities for our Airmen to advance and strengthen our regional alliances and provide (Pacific Air Forces) and U.S. Pacific Command leaders with a credible global strike and deterrence capability to help maintain peace and security in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.

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