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Another word for district

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Noun
  1. A part of the earth's surface

      1. The extent of a planar region or of the surface of a solid measured in square units.
      2. A distinct part or section, as of a building, set aside for a specific function:
      3. A surface, especially an open, unoccupied piece of ground:
      1. A region distinguished from others in some way
      2. Something resembling a belt, as a number of machine-gun rounds attached together in a strip.
      3. A usually bandlike geographic region that is distinctive in a specific respect. Often used in combination:
      1. Position with regard to surrounding objects, landmarks, etc.
      2. A particular neighborhood, place, or district:
      3. The fact or quality of having position in space.
      1. The people who live near one another or in a particular district or area:
      2. A district or area with distinctive characteristics:
      3. The surrounding area; vicinity:
      1. A particular district or section in a city
      2. (Nautical) The upper portion of the after side of a ship, usually between the aftermost mast and the stern.
      3. A region or an area of the earth thought of as falling into such a specific division of the compass.
      1. A political district or unit, often with its adjacent lands:
      2. A portion of the earth's surface distinguished from others by some characteristic:
      3. An area of interest or activity; a sphere:
      1. A leaflet or pamphlet containing a declaration or appeal, especially one put out by a religious or political group.
      2. (Anat., Zool.) A system of parts or organs, or an elongated region, having some special function
      3. A specified or limited area of land:
      1. A section of an area or territory established for a specific purpose, as a section of a city restricted to a particular type of building, enterprise, or activity:
      2. Any of the numbered sections into which a postal area is divided, as in the ZIP Code system
      3. An area or a region distinguished from adjacent parts by a distinctive feature or characteristic.
      1. (Idiomatic) A place or field in which one is comfortable or with which one is familiar.
      2. (Idiomatic) A local neighbourhood or region.
      3. A region; a neighborhood.
    See also:

    territory

  2. A rather small part of a geographic unit considered in regard to its inhabitants or distinctive characteristics

      1. A roughly bounded part of the space on a surface; a region:
      2. A distinct part or section, as of a building, set aside for a specific function:
      3. A surface, especially an open, unoccupied piece of ground:
      1. The people who live near one another or in a particular district or area:
      2. A district or area with distinctive characteristics:
      3. The surrounding area; vicinity:
      1. A specific district or section, as of a city:
      2. One of the two phases of the moon at which the moon, as viewed from Earth, appears to be half illuminated by the sun. The quarter phases mark the quarter and three-quarter points of the moon's revolution about the Earth.
      3. A region or an area of the earth thought of as falling into such a specific division of the compass.
    See also:

    territory

  3. A particular area used for or associated with a specific individual or activity

      1. The whole land or territory of a nation or state
      2. The land of a person's birth or citizenship:
      3. A region, territory, or large tract of land distinguishable by features of topography, biology, or culture:
      1. A political district or unit, often with its adjacent lands:
      2. A portion of the earth's surface distinguished from others by some characteristic:
      3. An administrative division of a country, as in Italy
      1. A particular geographic area; a region:
      2. The surface features of an area of land; topography:
      3. Prevailing conditions; setting; milieu
      1. A part of a country or empire that does not have the full status of a principal division
      2. A similar region, as in Canada or Australia, without the status of a province or state
      3. A political subdivision of a country.
      1. (Informal) The range of the authority or influence of a person, group, or thing; a bailiwick:
      2. (Informal) A neighborhood area regarded by a street gang as its own territory to be defended against other gangs
      3. One's own territory or domain
    See also:

    territory

Another word for district

Noun
      1. An area of the body having natural or arbitrarily assigned boundaries:
      2. A political district or unit, often with its adjacent lands:
      3. A portion of the earth's surface distinguished from others by some characteristic:
      1. (Nautical) The upper portion of the after side of a ship, usually between the aftermost mast and the stern.
      2. A specific district or section, as of a city:
      3. A region or an area of the earth thought of as falling into such a specific division of the compass.
      1. The district or locality in which such a group lives.
      2. Similarity or identity:
      3. The region occupied by a group of interacting organisms.
      1. The region or area surrounding a particular place; neighborhood
      2. The state of being near in space or relationship; proximity:
      3. A nearby, surrounding, or adjoining region; a neighborhood.