Part of speech:
A part of a city, country, etc.; district or region
The definition of a sector is a separate or distinct area or part of something larger.
The state or quality of being neighbors
A secret plan to accomplish a hostile or illegal purpose; a scheme.
A district within which a uniform rate is charged, as by a transportation system
The definition of a patch is a small area that's different from what's around it.
(Mathematics) The product obtained when a number or quantity is multiplied by itself:
A coin equal to one fourth of the dollar of the United States and Canada.
A section of split logs used as fuel.
The territory ruled by a duke or duchess; dukedom
A region or domain
An unbroken period; continuous space (of time)
An area provided for a particular purpose:
The state of being under guard; custody.
2013 May 10, Audrey Garric, “Urban canopies let nature bloom”, The Guardian Weekly, volume 188, number 22, page 30:
A city of eastern Mississippi near the Alabama border east of Jackson. A confederate base during the Civil War, it developed as a railroad junction.
A similar region, as in Canada or Australia, without the status of a province or state
A geographical subdivision of a county, municipality, or similar entity, for political, judicial, or administrative ends; for example, a court district (in which a particular court has jurisdiction over certain matters arising within the borders or pertaining to people who live there) or a voting district (where all the franchised inhabitants are required to vote at a particular polling station).
Any section of a city in which many members of some minority group live, or to which they are restricted as by economic pressure or social discrimination
In South Africa, a segregated, nonwhite area in or just outside a city
A geographic region that is distinctive in a specific respect.
A group or company; a pack:
A particular section of a country, state, etc. divided off as for administration
(Slang) Used in combination as an intensive:
A political subdivision of a British county, usually corresponding in boundaries to an original ecclesiastical parish.
The realm of this sovereignty.
A state uniting many territories and peoples under a single sovereign power
A sphere of activity, influence, or knowledge:
Any specific plan, project, venture, etc.
The definition of an expanse is the distance to which something can grow or expand, or a vast open surface.
The act of measuring:
A unit of land area in the FPS system, equal to 4,840 square yards or 160 square rods (0.4047 hectare or 4,046.8564 square meters): abbrev. ac
The office or district of a bailiff.
A nation or state in which there is self-government; democracy or republic
A county is defined as an administrative division of a state or country.
An area of a computer's memory used by the operating system and some programs to store certain variables to which they need frequent access.
The space, amount, or degree to which a thing extends; size; length; breadth
A district of a country leased out by a government for the collection of taxes
A surrounding area; a background.
An artificial environment created for an animal to live in:
A space, indoor or outdoor and natural or man-made (as in "designed landscape")
The scene or setting, as of a novel.
The partly lighted area surrounding the complete shadow (umbra) of a body, as the moon, during an eclipse
The definition of a province is a specific area or location within a country or state that is often a subset of a larger union.
Reach means to extend your hand or arm to touch something, or how far the influence of something has spread.
The definition of a realm is an area or a domain.
The extent of a given activity or subject that is involved, treated, or relevant:
(Informal) Actual condition; true state of affairs
The act of spreading or something that has been spread.
(Informal) A neighborhood area regarded by a street gang as its own territory to be defended against other gangs
That part of a declaration in an action that designates the county in which the trial is to occur
Opportunity to advance:
A system of measuring area, esp. the system in which 144 square inches = 1 square foot or that in which 10,000 square centimeters = 1 square meter
Any sphere of struggle or conflict
An area of particular knowledge or responsibility; a specialty:
(Physics) The path an electron takes around an atom's nucleus.
A state of existence:
(Slang) An area of interest or skill:
An area or expanse outside cities and towns; a rural area:
(Colloquial) Any branch of learning, especially one ending in “-logy".
A seminar open to undergraduate students of advanced standing
A field of specialized study within a broader discipline; a subfield.
The full period or length of a contest or game:
A piece of land having specific boundaries, especially one constituting a part of a city, town, or block.
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