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dar_al-harb

  • noun areas where Muslims are in the minority and are persecuted
    House of War.

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jin

See Jinnee. "Solomon is said to have had power over the jin." Balfour (Cyc. of India).

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judaea

  • noun the southern part of ancient Palestine succeeding the kingdom of Judah; a Roman province at the time of Christ
    Judea.

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andalucia

  • noun a region in southern Spain on the Atlantic and the Mediterranean; formerly a center of Moorish civilization
    Andalusia.

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lusitania

  • noun ancient region and Roman province on the Iberian Peninsula; corresponds roughly to modern Portugal and parts of Spain

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yellow

  • noun yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
    yellowness.
  • verb turn yellow
    • The pages of the book began to yellow

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bengal

  • noun a region whose eastern part is now Bangladesh and whose western part is included in India

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settlement

  • noun a body of people who settle far from home but maintain ties with their homeland; inhabitants remain nationals of their home state but are not literally under the home state's system of government
    colony.
    • the American colony in Paris
  • noun a community of people smaller than a town
    small town; village.

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tartar

  • noun a salt used especially in baking powder
    potassium bitartrate; potassium hydrogen tartrate; cream of tartar.
  • noun a fiercely vigilant and unpleasant woman
    dragon.

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zone

  • noun a locally circumscribed place characterized by some distinctive features
  • noun any of the regions of the surface of the Earth loosely divided according to latitude or longitude
    geographical zone.

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environment

  • noun the totality of surrounding conditions
    • he longed for the comfortable environment of his living room
  • noun the area in which something exists or lives
    surroundings; environs; surround.
    • the country--the flat agricultural surround

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sub-saharan_africa

  • noun the region of Africa to the south of the Sahara Desert
    Black Africa.

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friesland

  • noun the western part of the ancient region of Frisia in northern Europe on the North Sea between the Scheldt river and the Weser river; part of this region is now a province in the Netherlands
  • noun one of the northernmost provinces of the Netherlands

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parcel

  • noun a wrapped container
    package.
  • noun the allotment of some amount by dividing something
    portion; share.
    • death gets more than its share of attention from theologians

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canadian_maritime_provinces

  • noun the collective name for the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island
    Maritimes; Maritime Provinces.

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soudan

  • noun a republic in northeastern Africa on the Red Sea; achieved independence from Egypt and the United Kingdom in 1956
    Sudan; Republic of the Sudan.
  • noun a region of northern Africa to the south of the Sahara and Libyan deserts; extends from the Atlantic to the Red Sea
    Sudan.

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ruhr

  • noun a tributary of the Rhine
    Ruhr River.
  • noun a major industrial and coal mining region in the valley of the Ruhr river in northwestern Germany
    Ruhr Valley.

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western_united_states

  • noun the region of the United States lying to the west of the Mississippi River
    West.

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mid-atlantic_states

  • noun a region of the eastern United States comprising New York and New Jersey and Pennsylvania and Delaware and Maryland

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cappadocia

  • noun an ancient country is eastern Asia Minor

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mesopotamia

  • noun the land between the Tigris and Euphrates; site of several ancient civilizations; part of what is now known as Iraq

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northwestern

  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the northwest
    northwest; northwesterly.
  • adjective satellite of a region of the United States generally including Washington; Oregon; Idaho; and sometimes Montana; Wyoming

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golan_heights

  • noun a fortified hilly area between southern Lebanon and southern Syria
    Golan.
    • artillery on the Golan Heights can dominate a large area of Israel

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turkic_language

  • noun a subfamily of Altaic languages
    Turko-Tatar; Turki; Turkic.

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lapland

  • noun a region in northmost Europe inhabited by Lapps
    Lappland.

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canara

  • noun a historical region of southwestern India on the west coast
    Kanara.

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preussen

  • noun a former kingdom in north-central Europe including present-day northern Germany and northern Poland
    Prussia.
    • in the 19th century Prussia led the economic and political unification of the German states

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chechnya

  • noun an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern Caucasus Mountains bordering on Georgia; declared independence from the USSR in 1991 but Russian troops invaded and continue to prosecute a relentless military campaign in the largely Muslim republic
    Chechen Republic; Chechenia.

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gaza_strip

  • noun a coastal region at the southeastern corner of the Mediterranean bordering Israel and Egypt
    Gaza.
    • he is a Palestinian from Gaza

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coats_land

  • noun a region of western Antarctica along the southeastern shore of the Weddell Sea

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western_roman_empire

  • noun the western part after the Roman Empire was divided in 395; it lasted only until 476
    Western Empire.

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northwest

  • noun the northwestern region of the United States
    northwestern United States.
  • noun the direction corresponding to the northwestward compass point

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east

  • noun the cardinal compass point that is at 90 degrees
    eastward; E; due east.
  • noun the countries of Asia
    Orient.

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turki

  • noun any member of the peoples speaking a Turkic language
  • noun a subfamily of Altaic languages
    Turko-Tatar; Turkic language; Turkic.

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tumen

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lappland

  • noun a region in northmost Europe inhabited by Lapps
    Lapland.

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montenegro

  • noun a former country bordering on the Adriatic Sea; now part of the Union of Serbia and Montenegro
    Crna Gora.

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southwest

  • noun the compass point midway between south and west; at 225 degrees
    southwestward; sou'-west; SW.
  • noun the southwestern region of the United States generally including New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, Nevada, California, and sometimes Utah and Colorado
    southwestern United States.

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low_countries

  • noun the lowland region of western Europe on the North Sea: Belgium and Luxembourg and the Netherlands

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piece_of_land

  • noun an extended area of land
    piece of ground; parcel of land; parcel; tract.

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geographic_region

  • noun a demarcated area of the Earth
    geographic area; geographical region; geographical area.

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pacific_northwest

  • noun a region of the northwestern United States usually including Washington and Oregon and sometimes southwestern British Columbia

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environs

  • noun the area in which something exists or lives
    environment; surroundings; surround.
    • the country--the flat agricultural surround
  • noun an outer adjacent area of any place
    purlieu.

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labrador

  • noun the mainland part of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador in the eastern part of the large Labrador-Ungava Peninsula in northeastern Canada

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promised_land

  • noun an ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea; a place of pilgrimage for Christianity and Islam and Judaism
    Palestine; Canaan; Holy Land.
  • noun any place of complete bliss and delight and peace
    heaven; Eden; nirvana; Shangri-la; paradise.

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parcel_of_land

  • noun an extended area of land
    piece of land; piece of ground; parcel; tract.

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najd

  • noun a central plateau region of the Arabian Peninsula; formerly an independent sultanate until 1932 when it united with Hejaz to form the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Nejd.

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dar_al-islam

  • noun areas where Muslims are in the majority
    House of Islam.

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frisia

  • noun an ancient region of northwestern Europe including the Frisian Islands

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europe

  • noun the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
  • noun an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members
    European Community; EC; European Economic Community; Common Market; EU; European Union; EEC.
    • he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union

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eye

  • noun the organ of sight
    optic; oculus.
  • noun good discernment (either visually or as if visually)
    • she has an eye for fresh talent
    • he has an artist's eye

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phenicia

  • noun an ancient maritime country (a collection of city states) at eastern end of the Mediterranean
    Phoenicia.

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tatary

  • noun the vast geographical region of Europe and Asia that was controlled by the Mongols in the 13th and 14th centuries
    Tartary.
    • under Genghis Khan Tartary extended as far east as the Pacific Ocean

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kurdistan

  • noun an extensive geographical region in the Middle East to the south of the Caucasus
  • noun an oriental rug woven by Kurds that is noted for fine colors and durability

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mideast

  • noun the area around the eastern Mediterranean; from Turkey to northern Africa and eastward to Iran; the site of such ancient civilizations as Phoenicia and Babylon and Egypt and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity and Islam; had continuous economic and political turmoil in the 20th century
    Middle East; Near East.
    • the Middle East is the cradle of Western civilization

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dalmatia

  • noun a historical region of Croatia on the Adriatic Sea; mountainous with many islands

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baltic_state

  • noun European countries bordering the Baltic Sea
    Baltic Republic.

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midwestern_united_states

  • noun the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)
    middle west; Midwest.

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sphere

  • noun a particular environment or walk of life
    arena; domain; area; orbit; field.
    • his social sphere is limited
    • it was a closed area of employment
    • he's out of my orbit
  • noun any spherically shaped artifact

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woman

  • noun an adult female person (as opposed to a man)
    adult female.
    • the woman kept house while the man hunted
  • noun a female person who plays a significant role (wife or mistress or girlfriend) in the life of a particular man
    • he was faithful to his woman

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illyria

  • noun an uncertain region on the east shore of the Adriatic where an ancient Indo-European people once lived

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orleanais

  • noun a former province of north central France; centered around Orleans

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tidewater

  • noun low-lying coastal land drained by tidal streams
  • noun the coastal plain of the South: eastern parts of Virginia and North Carolina and South Carolina and Georgia
    Tidewater region.

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hot

  • adjective used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning
    • hot stove
    • hot water
    • a hot August day
    • a hot stuffy room
    • she's hot and tired
    • a hot forehead
  • adjective satellite characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense
    raging.
    • the fighting became hot and heavy
    • a hot engagement
    • a raging battle
    • the river became a raging torrent

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turkistan

  • noun a historical region of central Asia that was a center for trade between the East and the West
    Turkestan.

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british_empire

  • noun a former empire consisting of Great Britain and all the territories under its control; reached its greatest extent at the end of World War I; it included the British Isles, British West Indies, Canada, British Guiana; British West Africa, British East Africa, India, Australia, New Zealand
    • the sun never sets on the British Empire

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sikkim

  • noun a geographical area and former kingdom in northeastern India in the Himalaya Mountains between Nepal and Bhutan

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enderby_land

  • noun a region of Antarctica between Queen Maud Land and Wilkes Land; claimed by Australia

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west_country

  • noun the southwestern part of England (including Cornwall and Devon and Somerset)

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spot

  • noun a point located with respect to surface features of some region
    topographic point; place.
    • this is a nice place for a picnic
    • a bright spot on a planet
  • noun a short section or illustration (as between radio or tv programs or in a magazine) that is often used for advertising

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man

  • noun an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
    adult male.
    • there were two women and six men on the bus
  • noun someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force
    military man; serviceman; military personnel.
    • two men stood sentry duty

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maritime_provinces

  • noun the collective name for the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island
    Maritimes; Canadian Maritime Provinces.

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assyria

  • noun an ancient kingdom in northern Mesopotamia which is in present-day Iraq

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serbia

  • noun a historical region in central and northern Yugoslavia; Serbs settled the region in the 6th and 7th centuries
    Srbija.

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japanese

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Japan
    Nipponese.
  • noun the language (usually considered to be Altaic) spoken by the Japanese

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confederate_states

  • noun the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
    Dixie; Dixieland; Confederacy; Confederate States of America; South.

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geographic

  • adjective of or relating to the science of geography
    geographical.
  • adjective determined by geography
    geographical.
    • the north and south geographic poles

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adelie_land

  • noun a costal region of Antarctica to the south of Australia; noted for its large colonies of penguins
    Adelie Coast; Terre Adelie.

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thessaly

  • noun a fertile plain on the Aegean Sea in east central Greece; Thessaly was a former region of ancient Greece
    Thessalia.

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maritimes

  • noun the collective name for the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island
    Canadian Maritime Provinces; Maritime Provinces.

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appalachia

  • noun an impoverished coal mining area in the Appalachian Mountains (from Pennsylvania to North Carolina)

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oriental

  • noun a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans)
    oriental person.
  • adjective satellite denoting or characteristic of countries of Asia
    • oriental civilization

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middle_east

  • noun the area around the eastern Mediterranean; from Turkey to northern Africa and eastward to Iran; the site of such ancient civilizations as Phoenicia and Babylon and Egypt and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity and Islam; had continuous economic and political turmoil in the 20th century
    Mideast; Near East.
    • the Middle East is the cradle of Western civilization

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confederacy

  • noun the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
    Dixie; Dixieland; Confederate States of America; Confederate States; South.
  • noun a union of political organizations
    confederation; federation.

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house_of_islam

  • noun areas where Muslims are in the majority
    Dar al-Islam.

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dixieland

  • noun the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
    Dixie; Confederacy; Confederate States of America; Confederate States; South.

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scandinavia

  • noun the peninsula in northern Europe occupied by Norway and Sweden
    Scandinavian Peninsula.
  • noun a group of culturally related countries in northern Europe; Finland and Iceland are sometimes considered Scandinavian

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badlands

  • noun deeply eroded barren land
  • noun an eroded and barren region in southwestern South Dakota and northwestern Nebraska
    Bad Lands.

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golden_horde

  • noun a Mongolian army that swept over eastern Europe in the 13th century

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gook

  • noun any thick, viscous matter
    goo; gunk; guck; slime; muck; ooze; goop; sludge.
  • noun (slang) a disparaging term for an Asian person (especially for North Vietnamese soldiers in the Vietnam War)
    slant-eye.

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normandy

  • noun a former province of northwestern France on the English channel; divided into Haute-Normandie and Basse-Normandie
    Normandie.

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bahadur

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hijaz

  • noun a coastal region of the western Arabian Peninsula bordering on the Red Sea; includes both Mecca and Medina; formerly an independent kingdom until it united with Nejd to form the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Hedjaz; Hejaz.

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semidesert

  • noun a region much like a desert but usually located between a desert and the surrounding regions

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turkic

  • noun a subfamily of Altaic languages
    Turko-Tatar; Turki; Turkic language.
  • adjective of or relating to the people who speak the Turkic language

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confederate_states_of_america

  • noun the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
    Dixie; Dixieland; Confederacy; Confederate States; South.

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populated

  • adjective satellite furnished with inhabitants
    • the area is well populated
    • forests populated with all kinds of wild life
  • verb inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of
    dwell; live; inhabit; populate.
    • People lived in Africa millions of years ago
    • The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted
    • this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean
    • deer are populating the woods

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mongolic

  • noun a family of Altaic language spoken in Mongolia
    Mongolic language; Mongolian.

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mongolia

  • noun a landlocked socialist republic in central Asia
    Outer Mongolia; Mongolian People's Republic.
  • noun a vast region in Asia including the Mongolian People's Republic and China's Inner Mongolia

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mongoloid

  • noun a person suffering from Down syndrome (no longer used technically in this sense)
  • noun a member of the Mongoloid race

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carolina

  • noun the area of the states of North Carolina and South Carolina
    Carolinas.

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geographical_region

  • noun a demarcated area of the Earth
    geographic area; geographic region; geographical area.

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oriental

  • adjective satellite denoting or characteristic of countries of Asia
    • oriental civilization
  • noun a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans)
    oriental person.

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iberia

  • noun an ancient geographical region to the south of the Caucasus Mountains that corresponded approximately to the present-day Georgia
  • noun a peninsula in southwestern Europe
    Iberian Peninsula.

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western_sahara

  • noun an area in northwestern Africa with rich phosphate deposits; under Moroccan control since 1992
    Spanish Sahara.

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juda

  • noun an ancient kingdom of southern Palestine with Jerusalem as its center
    Judah.

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sumer

  • noun an area in the southern region of Babylonia in present-day Iraq; site of the Sumerian civilization of city-states that flowered during the third millennium BC

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united_states

  • noun North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
    USA; the States; U.S.A.; U.S.; US; United States of America; America.
  • noun the executive and legislative and judicial branches of the federal government of the United States
    United States government; U.S.; US Government; U.S. government.

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maharashtra

  • noun a historical area in west-central India

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moravia

  • noun a region in the central and eastern part of the Czech Republic; it lies to the east of Bohemia and to the west of the Carpathians

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guiana

  • noun a geographical region of northeastern South America including Guyana and Surinam

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east_coast

  • noun the eastern seaboard of the United States (especially the strip between Boston and Washington D.C.)

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holy_land

  • noun an ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea; a place of pilgrimage for Christianity and Islam and Judaism
    Palestine; Canaan; Promised Land.

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place

  • noun a point located with respect to surface features of some region
    spot; topographic point.
    • this is a nice place for a picnic
    • a bright spot on a planet
  • noun any area set aside for a particular purpose
    property.
    • who owns this place?
    • the president was concerned about the property across from the White House

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terre_adelie

  • noun a costal region of Antarctica to the south of Australia; noted for its large colonies of penguins
    Adelie Land; Adelie Coast.

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kanara

  • noun a historical region of southwestern India on the west coast
    Canara.

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new_forest

  • noun an area of woods and heathland in southern Hampshire that was set aside by William I as Crown property in 1079; originally a royal hunting ground but now administered as parkland; noted for its ponies

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killing_field

  • noun (usually plural) an area where many people have died (usually by massacre or genocide during war or violent civil disturbance)

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karelia

  • noun a region in Finland and Russia between the Gulf of Finland and the White Sea

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slezsko

  • noun a region of central Europe rich in deposits of coal and iron ore; annexed by Prussia in 1742 but now largely in Poland
    Schlesien; Silesia; Slask.

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north

  • noun the region of the United States lying to the north of the Mason-Dixon line
  • noun the United States (especially the northern states during the American Civil War)
    Union.
    • he has visited every state in the Union
    • Lee hoped to detach Maryland from the Union
    • the North's superior resources turned the scale

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great_wall_of_china

  • noun a fortification 1,500 miles long built across northern China in the 3rd century BC; it averages 6 meters in width
    Great Wall; Chinese Wall.

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saxe

  • noun a French marshal who distinguished himself in the War of the Austrian Succession (1696-1750)
    Marshal Saxe; Hermann Maurice Saxe; comte de Saxe.
  • noun an area in Germany around the upper Elbe river; the original home of the Saxons
    Sachsen; Saxony.

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new_england

  • noun a region of northeastern United States comprising Maine and New Hampshire and Vermont and Massachusetts and Rhode Island and Connecticut

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tanganyika

  • noun the longest lake in the world in central Africa between Tanzania and Congo in the Great Rift Valley
    Lake Tanganyika.
  • noun a former state in East Africa; united with Zanzibar in 1964 to form Tanzania

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hedjaz

  • noun a coastal region of the western Arabian Peninsula bordering on the Red Sea; includes both Mecca and Medina; formerly an independent kingdom until it united with Nejd to form the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Hijaz; Hejaz.

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nejd

  • noun a central plateau region of the Arabian Peninsula; formerly an independent sultanate until 1932 when it united with Hejaz to form the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Najd.

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silesia

  • noun a region of central Europe rich in deposits of coal and iron ore; annexed by Prussia in 1742 but now largely in Poland
    Slezsko; Schlesien; Slask.
  • noun a sturdy twill-weave cotton fabric; used for pockets and linings

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galicia

  • noun a region (and former kingdom) in northwestern Spain on the Atlantic and the Bay of Biscay

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urban

  • adjective relating to or concerned with a city or densely populated area
    • urban sociology
    • urban development
  • adjective located in or characteristic of a city or city life
    • urban property owners
    • urban affairs
    • urban manners

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gujerat

  • noun a region of western India to the north of Bombay (bordering the Arabian Sea) where Gujarati is spoken
    Gujarat.
  • noun an industrialized state in western India that includes parts of Bombay
    Gujarat.

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rheinland

  • noun a picturesque region of Germany around the Rhine river
    Rhineland.

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maghreb

  • noun the region of northwest Africa comprising the Atlas Mountains and the coastlands of Morocco and Algeria and Tunisia
    Mahgrib.

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mongol

  • noun a member of the nomadic peoples of Mongolia
    Mongolian.
  • adjective of or relating to the region of Mongolia or its people or their languages or cultures
    Mongolian.
    • the Mongol invaders
    • a Mongolian pony
    • Mongolian syntax strongly resembles Korean syntax

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river_basin

  • noun the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet
    catchment basin; watershed; catchment area; basin; drainage area; drainage basin.
    • flood control in the Missouri basin

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western

  • noun a sandwich made from a western omelet
    western sandwich.
  • noun a film about life in the western United States during the period of exploration and development
    horse opera.

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lancashire

  • noun a historical area of northwestern England on the Irish Sea; noted for textiles

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mongol

  • noun a member of the nomadic peoples of Mongolia
    Mongolian.
  • adjective of or relating to the region of Mongolia or its people or their languages or cultures
    Mongolian.
    • the Mongol invaders
    • a Mongolian pony
    • Mongolian syntax strongly resembles Korean syntax

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kalka

  • noun the Mongol people living in the central and eastern parts of Outer Mongolia
    Khalka; Khalkha.
  • noun the language of the Khalkha that is the official language of the Mongolian People's Republic
    Khalka; Khalkha.

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bluegrass

  • noun any of various grasses of the genus Poa
    blue grass.
  • noun an area in central Kentucky noted for it bluegrass and thoroughbred horses
    Bluegrass Country; Bluegrass Region.

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black_africa

  • noun the region of Africa to the south of the Sahara Desert
    Sub-Saharan Africa.

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sphere_of_influence

  • noun the geographical area in which one nation is very influential
    sphere.

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altaic_language

  • noun a group of related languages spoken in Asia and southeastern Europe
    Altaic.

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rural_area

  • noun an area outside of cities and towns
    country.
    • his poetry celebrated the slower pace of life in the country

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ruhr_valley

  • noun a major industrial and coal mining region in the valley of the Ruhr river in northwestern Germany
    Ruhr.

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caucasus

  • noun the mountain range in Caucasia between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea that forms part of the traditional border between Europe and Asia
    Caucasus Mountains.
  • noun a large region between the Black and Caspian seas that contains the Caucasus Mountains; oil is its major resource
    Caucasia.

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pampas

  • noun the vast grassy plains of northern Argentina

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prussia

  • noun a former kingdom in north-central Europe including present-day northern Germany and northern Poland
    Preussen.
    • in the 19th century Prussia led the economic and political unification of the German states

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yellow_woman

  • noun offensive term for an Asian woman

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northumbria

  • noun an Anglo-Saxon kingdom in northern England until 876

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big_bend

  • noun a triangular area in southwestern Texas on the Mexican border; formed by a bend in the Rio Grande

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byzantine_empire

  • noun a continuation of the Roman Empire in the Middle East after its division in 395
    Byzantium; Eastern Roman Empire.

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thuringia

  • noun a historical region of southern Germany

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jammu_and_kashmir

  • noun an area in southwestern Asia whose sovereignty is disputed between Pakistan and India
    Cashmere; Kashmir.

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czechoslovakia

  • noun a former republic in central Europe; divided into Czech Republic and Slovakia in 1993

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hotspot

  • noun a place of political unrest and potential violence
    hot spot.
    • the United States cannot police all of the world's hot spots
  • noun a point of relatively intense heat or radiation
    hot spot.

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galilee

  • noun an area of northern Israel; formerly the northern part of Palestine and the ancient kingdom of Israel; the scene of Jesus's ministry

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steppe

  • noun extensive plain without trees (associated with eastern Russia and Siberia)

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east_anglia

  • noun a region of eastern England that was formerly a kingdom

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caledonia

  • noun the geographical area (in Roman times) to the north of the Antonine Wall; now a poetic name for Scotland

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laconia

  • noun an ancient region of southern Greece in the southeastern Peloponnesus; dominated by Sparta

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siberia

  • noun a vast Asian region of Russia; famous for long cold winters

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big_sur

  • noun a picturesque coastal region of California to the south of San Francisco

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thule

  • noun a town in northwestern Greenland; during World War II a United States naval base was built there
  • noun the geographical region believed by ancient geographers to be the northernmost land in the inhabited world
    ultima Thule.

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bluegrass_region

  • noun an area in central Kentucky noted for it bluegrass and thoroughbred horses
    Bluegrass Country; Bluegrass.

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scythia

  • noun an ancient area of Eurasia extending from the Black Sea to the Aral Sea that was populated by Scythians from the eighth to the fourth century BC

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austria-hungary

  • noun a geographical area in central and eastern Europe; broken into separate countries at the end of World War I

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tract

  • noun an extended area of land
    piece of land; piece of ground; parcel of land; parcel.
  • noun a system of body parts that together serve some particular purpose

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cashmere

  • noun a soft fabric made from the wool of the Cashmere goat
  • noun the wool of the Kashmir goat

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tungusic_language

  • noun a family of Altaic languages spoken in Mongolia and neighboring areas
    Tungusic.

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chaldea

  • noun an ancient region of Mesopotamia lying between the Euphrates delta and the Persian Gulf and the Arabian Desert; settled in 1000 BC and destroyed by the Persians in 539 BC; reached the height of its power under Nebuchadnezzar II
    Chaldaea.
  • noun an ancient kingdom in southern Mesopotamia; Babylonia conquered Israel in the 6th century BC and exiled the Jews to Babylon (where Daniel became a counselor to the king)
    Babylonia; Chaldaea.

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khalkha

  • noun the Mongol people living in the central and eastern parts of Outer Mongolia
    Khalka; Kalka.
  • noun the language of the Khalkha that is the official language of the Mongolian People's Republic
    Khalka; Kalka.

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mongolism

  • noun a congenital disorder caused by having an extra 21st chromosome; results in a flat face and short stature and mental retardation
    Down syndrome; mongolianism; trisomy 21; Down's syndrome.

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northwestern_united_states

  • noun the northwestern region of the United States
    Northwest.

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carolinas

  • noun the area of the states of North Carolina and South Carolina
    Carolina.
  • noun the area of the states of North Carolina and South Carolina
    Carolina.

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northeast

  • noun the compass point midway between north and east; at 45 degrees
    NE; northeastward; nor'-east.
  • noun the northeastern region of the United States
    northeastern United States.

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bluegrass_country

  • noun an area in central Kentucky noted for it bluegrass and thoroughbred horses
    Bluegrass Region; Bluegrass.

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phrygia

  • noun an ancient country in western and central Asia Minor

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midwestern

  • adjective satellite of a region of the United States generally including Ohio; Indiana; Illinois; Iowa; Missouri; Kansas; Nebraska; and sometimes Michigan; Wisconsin; Minnesota
    • a midwestern city
    • midwestern accent

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united

  • adjective characterized by unity; being or joined into a single entity
    • presented a united front
  • verb act in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief
    unify; unite.

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turkestan

  • noun a historical region of central Asia that was a center for trade between the East and the West
    Turkistan.

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southwestern

  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the southwest
    southwesterly; southwest.
  • noun a dialect of Middle English
    West Saxon.

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palestine

  • noun a former British mandate on the east coast of the Mediterranean; divided between Jordan and Israel in 1948
  • noun an ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea; a place of pilgrimage for Christianity and Islam and Judaism
    Canaan; Promised Land; Holy Land.

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hejaz

  • noun a coastal region of the western Arabian Peninsula bordering on the Red Sea; includes both Mecca and Medina; formerly an independent kingdom until it united with Nejd to form the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Hijaz; Hedjaz.

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ground

  • noun the solid part of the earth's surface
    dry land; land; terra firma; earth; solid ground.
    • the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land
    • the earth shook for several minutes
    • he dropped the logs on the ground
  • noun a rational motive for a belief or action
    reason.
    • the reason that war was declared
    • the grounds for their declaration

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northern

  • adjective in or characteristic of a region of the United States north of (approximately) the Mason-Dixon line
    • Northern liberals
    • northern industry
    • northern cities
  • noun a dialect of Middle English that developed into Scottish Lallans

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surroundings

  • noun the environmental condition
    milieu.
  • noun the area in which something exists or lives
    environment; environs; surround.
    • the country--the flat agricultural surround

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lyonnais

  • noun a former province of east central France; now administered by Rhone-Alpes

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north_africa

  • noun an area of northern Africa between the Sahara and the Mediterranean Sea

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midi

  • noun the southern part of France
  • noun a standard protocol for communication between electronic musical instruments and computers
    musical instrument digital interface.

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parthia

  • noun an ancient kingdom in Asia to the southeast of the Caspian Sea; it dominated southwestern Asia from about 250 BC to AD 226

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house_of_war

  • noun areas where Muslims are in the minority and are persecuted
    Dar al-harb.

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wessex

  • noun a Saxon kingdom in southwestern England that became the most powerful English kingdom by the 10th century

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drainage_area

  • noun the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet
    catchment basin; watershed; catchment area; basin; river basin; drainage basin.
    • flood control in the Missouri basin

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colchis

  • noun (Greek mythology) a region on the Black Sea to the south of the Caucasus that was the site of an ancient country where (according to Greek mythology) Jason sought the Golden Fleece

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susiana

  • noun an ancient country in southwestern Asia to the east of the Tigris River (in what is modern Iran); was known for its warlike people
    Elam.

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rhineland

  • noun a picturesque region of Germany around the Rhine river
    Rheinland.

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geographic_area

  • noun a demarcated area of the Earth
    geographic region; geographical region; geographical area.

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gallia

  • noun an ancient region of western Europe that included what is now northern Italy and France and Belgium and part of Germany and the Netherlands
    Gaul.

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livonia

  • noun a region on the Baltic that is divided between northern Estonia and southern Latvia

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french_region

  • noun a geographical subdivision of France

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river

  • noun a large natural stream of water (larger than a creek)
    • the river was navigable for 50 miles

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caribbean

  • noun an arm of the Atlantic Ocean between North and South America; the origin of the Gulf stream
    Caribbean Sea.
  • noun region including the Caribbean Islands

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levant

  • noun a heavy morocco often used in bookbinding
    Levant morocco.
  • noun the former name for the geographical area of the eastern Mediterranean that is now occupied by Lebanon, Syria, and Israel

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bithynia

  • noun an ancient country in northwestern Asia Minor in what is now Turkey; was absorbed into the Roman Empire by the end of the 1st century BC

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catchment_area

  • noun the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet
    catchment basin; watershed; basin; river basin; drainage area; drainage basin.
    • flood control in the Missouri basin

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tartary

  • noun the vast geographical region of Europe and Asia that was controlled by the Mongols in the 13th and 14th centuries
    Tatary.
    • under Genghis Khan Tartary extended as far east as the Pacific Ocean

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mongol_tatar

  • noun a member of the Mongolian people of central Asia who invaded Russia in the 13th century
    Tartar; Tatar.

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macedon

  • noun the ancient kingdom of Philip II and Alexander the Great in the southeastern Balkans that is now divided among modern Macedonia and Greece and Bulgaria
    Macedonia; Makedonija.

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elam

  • noun an ancient country in southwestern Asia to the east of the Tigris River (in what is modern Iran); was known for its warlike people
    Susiana.

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eastern_united_states

  • noun the region of the United States lying to the north of the Ohio River and to the east of the Mississippi River
    East.

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state

  • noun the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
    province.
    • his state is in the deep south
  • noun the way something is with respect to its main attributes
    • the current state of knowledge
    • his state of health
    • in a weak financial state

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french_indochina

  • noun the French colonies of the territory now occupied by Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam

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kashmir

  • noun an area in southwestern Asia whose sovereignty is disputed between Pakistan and India
    Cashmere; Jammu and Kashmir.

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killing

  • noun an event that causes someone to die
    violent death.
  • noun the act of terminating a life
    kill; putting to death.

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turko-tatar

  • noun a subfamily of Altaic languages
    Turki; Turkic language; Turkic.

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ionia

  • noun region of western Asia Minor colonized by ancient Greeks

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east_africa

  • noun a geographical area in eastern Africa

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thrace

  • noun an ancient country and wine producing region in the east of the Balkan Peninsula to the north of the Aegean Sea; colonized by ancient Greeks; later a Roman province; now divided between Bulgaria and Greece and Turkey

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chaldaea

  • noun an ancient region of Mesopotamia lying between the Euphrates delta and the Persian Gulf and the Arabian Desert; settled in 1000 BC and destroyed by the Persians in 539 BC; reached the height of its power under Nebuchadnezzar II
    Chaldea.
  • noun an ancient kingdom in southern Mesopotamia; Babylonia conquered Israel in the 6th century BC and exiled the Jews to Babylon (where Daniel became a counselor to the king)
    Babylonia; Chaldea.

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country

  • noun a politically organized body of people under a single government
    commonwealth; land; res publica; nation; state; body politic.
    • the state has elected a new president
    • African nations
    • students who had come to the nation's capitol
    • the country's largest manufacturer
    • an industrialized land
  • noun the territory occupied by a nation
    state; land.
    • he returned to the land of his birth
    • he visited several European countries

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region

  • noun the extended spatial location of something
    part.
    • the farming regions of France
    • religions in all parts of the world
    • regions of outer space
  • noun a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve
    area.
    • in the abdominal region

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adelie_coast

  • noun a costal region of Antarctica to the south of Australia; noted for its large colonies of penguins
    Adelie Land; Terre Adelie.

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geographical_zone

  • noun any of the regions of the surface of the Earth loosely divided according to latitude or longitude
    zone.

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wilkes_land

  • noun a coastal region of Antarctica on the Indian Ocean to the south of Australia; most of the territory is claimed by Australia

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southeastern_united_states

  • noun the southeastern region of the United States
    Southeast.

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western_empire

  • noun the western part after the Roman Empire was divided in 395; it lasted only until 476
    Western Roman Empire.

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dust_bowl

  • noun a region subject to dust storms; especially the central region of United States subject to dust storms in the 1930s

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northeastern

  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the northeast
    northeasterly; northeast.
    • the northeasterly part of the island
  • adjective satellite of a region of the United States generally including the New England states; New York; and sometimes New Jersey and Pennsylvania

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colony

  • noun a body of people who settle far from home but maintain ties with their homeland; inhabitants remain nationals of their home state but are not literally under the home state's system of government
    settlement.
    • the American colony in Paris
  • noun a group of organisms of the same type living or growing together

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midwest

  • noun the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)
    middle west; midwestern United States.

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klondike

  • noun a region in northwestern Canada where gold was discovered in 1896 but exhausted by 1910
  • noun a form of solitaire that begins with seven piles of cards with the top cards facing up; descending sequences of cards of alternating colors are built on these piles; as aces become available they are placed above the seven piles; the object is to build sequences in suit from ace to king as the remaining cards are dealt out one at a time

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west

  • noun the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees
    due west; W; westward.
  • noun the countries of (originally) Europe and (now including) North America and South America
    Occident.

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yellow_man

  • noun offensive term for an Asian man

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california

  • noun a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
    CA; Calif.; Golden State.

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purlieu

  • noun an outer adjacent area of any place
    environs.

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basin

  • noun a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids
    • she mixed the dough in a large basin
  • noun the quantity that a basin will hold
    basinful.
    • a basinful of water

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territory

  • noun a region marked off for administrative or other purposes
    territorial dominion; district; dominion.
  • noun an area of knowledge or interest
    • his questions covered a lot of territory

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finger_lakes

  • noun a geographical area in central New York State that is named for a series of narrow glacial lakes that lie parallel in a north-south direction

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barbary

  • noun a region of northern Africa on the Mediterranean coast between Egypt and Gibraltar; was used as a base for pirates from the 16th to 19th centuries

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eastern

  • adjective satellite lying toward or situated in the east
    • the eastern end of the island
  • adjective of or characteristic of eastern regions of the United States
    • the Eastern establishment

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oriental_person

  • noun a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans)
    Oriental.

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catchment

  • noun a structure in which water is collected (especially a natural drainage area)

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mahgrib

  • noun the region of northwest Africa comprising the Atlas Mountains and the coastlands of Morocco and Algeria and Tunisia
    Maghreb.

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ulster

  • noun a historic division of Ireland located in the northeastern part of the island; six of Ulster's nine counties are in Northern Ireland
  • noun loose long overcoat of heavy fabric; usually belted

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canaan

  • noun an ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea; a place of pilgrimage for Christianity and Islam and Judaism
    Palestine; Promised Land; Holy Land.

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mongolian

  • noun a member of the nomadic peoples of Mongolia
    Mongol.
  • noun a family of Altaic language spoken in Mongolia
    Mongolic language; Mongolic.

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european_russia

  • noun the part of Russia that is part of Europe

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wild

  • noun a wild primitive state untouched by civilization
    natural state; state of nature.
    • he lived in the wild
    • they collected mushrooms in the wild
  • noun a wild and uninhabited area left in its natural condition
    wilderness.
    • it was a wilderness preserved for the hawks and mountaineers

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property

  • noun something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone;
    belongings; holding.
    • that hat is my property
    • he is a man of property
  • noun a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class
    • a study of the physical properties of atomic particles

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urban_area

  • noun a geographical area constituting a city or town
    populated area.

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philistia

  • noun an ancient region on the coast of southwestern Palestine that was strategically located on a trade route between Syria and Egypt; important in biblical times

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ewenki

  • noun a member of the people inhabiting an area of northern Mongolia and eastern Siberia
    Evenki.
  • noun the Tungusic language of the Evenki in eastern Siberia
    Tungus; Tunguz; Evenki.

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sudan

  • noun a republic in northeastern Africa on the Red Sea; achieved independence from Egypt and the United Kingdom in 1956
    Republic of the Sudan; Soudan.
  • noun a region of northern Africa to the south of the Sahara and Libyan deserts; extends from the Atlantic to the Red Sea
    Soudan.

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soil

  • noun the state of being covered with unclean things
    grease; filth; dirt; grime; grunge; stain.
  • noun the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock
    dirt.

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deep_south

  • noun the southeastern region of the United States: South Carolina and Georgia and Alabama and Mississippi and Louisiana; prior to the American Civil War all these states produced cotton and permitted slavery

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middle

  • noun an area that is approximately central within some larger region
    heart; eye; center; centre.
    • it is in the center of town
    • they ran forward into the heart of the struggle
    • they were in the eye of the storm
  • noun an intermediate part or section
    • A whole is that which has beginning, middle, and end"- Aristotle

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slask

  • noun a region of central Europe rich in deposits of coal and iron ore; annexed by Prussia in 1742 but now largely in Poland
    Slezsko; Schlesien; Silesia.

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nubia

  • noun an ancient region of northeastern Africa (southern Egypt and northern Sudan) on the Nile; much of Nubia is now under Lake Nasser

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fertile_crescent

  • noun a geographical area of fertile land in the Middle East stretching in a broad semicircle from the Nile to the Tigris and Euphrates

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tatar

  • noun a member of the Mongolian people of central Asia who invaded Russia in the 13th century
    Mongol Tatar; Tartar.
  • noun a member of the Turkic-speaking people living from the Volga to the Ural Mountains (the name has been attributed to many other groups)

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golan

  • noun a fortified hilly area between southern Lebanon and southern Syria
    Golan Heights.
    • artillery on the Golan Heights can dominate a large area of Israel

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bowl

  • noun a round vessel that is open at the top; used chiefly for holding food or liquids;
  • noun a concave shape with an open top
    trough.

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hot_spot

  • noun a place of political unrest and potential violence
    hotspot.
    • the United States cannot police all of the world's hot spots
  • noun a point of relatively intense heat or radiation
    hotspot.

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chechenia

  • noun an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern Caucasus Mountains bordering on Georgia; declared independence from the USSR in 1991 but Russian troops invaded and continue to prosecute a relentless military campaign in the largely Muslim republic
    Chechen Republic; Chechnya.

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geographical

  • adjective of or relating to the science of geography
    geographic.
  • adjective determined by geography
    geographic.
    • the north and south geographic poles

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donbas

  • noun an industrial region in the Ukraine
    Donbass; Donets Basin.

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crna_gora

  • noun a former country bordering on the Adriatic Sea; now part of the Union of Serbia and Montenegro
    Montenegro.

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middle_west

  • noun the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)
    midwestern United States; Midwest.

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dust

  • noun fine powdery material such as dry earth or pollen that can be blown about in the air
    • the furniture was covered with dust
  • noun the remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up
    detritus; junk; debris; rubble.

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sachsen

  • noun an area in Germany around the upper Elbe river; the original home of the Saxons
    Saxe; Saxony.

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khalka

  • noun the Mongol people living in the central and eastern parts of Outer Mongolia
    Kalka; Khalkha.
  • noun the language of the Khalkha that is the official language of the Mongolian People's Republic
    Kalka; Khalkha.

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chechen_republic

  • noun an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern Caucasus Mountains bordering on Georgia; declared independence from the USSR in 1991 but Russian troops invaded and continue to prosecute a relentless military campaign in the largely Muslim republic
    Chechnya; Chechenia.

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transcaucasia

  • noun a geographical region to the south of the Caucasus Mountains and to the north of Turkey that comprises Georgia and Armenia and Azerbaijan

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state

  • noun the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
    province.
    • his state is in the deep south
  • noun the way something is with respect to its main attributes
    • the current state of knowledge
    • his state of health
    • in a weak financial state

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person

  • noun a human being
    someone; somebody; soul; individual; mortal.
    • there was too much for one person to do
  • noun a human body (usually including the clothing)
    • a weapon was hidden on his person

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moghul

  • noun a member of the Muslim dynasty that ruled India until 1857
    Mogul.

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baltic_republic

  • noun European countries bordering the Baltic Sea
    Baltic State.

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tidewater_region

  • noun the coastal plain of the South: eastern parts of Virginia and North Carolina and South Carolina and Georgia
    Tidewater.

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normandie

  • noun a former province of northwestern France on the English channel; divided into Haute-Normandie and Basse-Normandie
    Normandy.

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turanian

Of, pertaining to, or designating, an extensive family of languages of simple structure and low grade (called also Altaic, Ural-Altaic, and Scythian), spoken in the northern parts of Europe and Asia and Central Asia; of pertaining to, or designating, the people who speak these languages.

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yorkshire

  • noun a former large county in northern England; in 1974 it was divided into three smaller counties

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eastern_roman_empire

  • noun a continuation of the Roman Empire in the Middle East after its division in 395
    Byzantine Empire; Byzantium.

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epirus

  • noun an ancient area on the Ionian Sea that flourished as a kingdom in the 3rd century BC; located in northwestern Greece and southern Albania

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galatia

  • noun an ancient country in central Asia Minor

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andalusia

  • noun a region in southern Spain on the Atlantic and the Mediterranean; formerly a center of Moorish civilization
    Andalucia.

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mongolic_language

  • noun a family of Altaic language spoken in Mongolia
    Mongolic; Mongolian.

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northeastern_united_states

  • noun the northeastern region of the United States
    Northeast.

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patagonia

  • noun region in southern South America between the Andes and the South Atlantic

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silicon_valley

  • noun a region in California to the south of San Francisco that is noted for its concentration of high-technology industries

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west_bank

  • noun an area between Israel and Jordan on the west bank of the Jordan river; populated largely by Palestinians

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latin_america

  • noun the parts of North America and South America to the south of the United States where Romance languages are spoken

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victoria_land

  • noun a mountainous area of Antarctica bounded by the Ross Sea and Wilkes Land

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geographical_area

  • noun a demarcated area of the Earth
    geographic area; geographic region; geographical region.

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manchuria

  • noun a region in northeastern China

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slant-eye

  • noun (slang) a disparaging term for an Asian person (especially for North Vietnamese soldiers in the Vietnam War)
    gook.

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colony

  • noun a body of people who settle far from home but maintain ties with their homeland; inhabitants remain nationals of their home state but are not literally under the home state's system of government
    settlement.
    • the American colony in Paris
  • noun a group of organisms of the same type living or growing together

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sunbelt

  • noun states in the south and southwest that have a warm climate and tend to be politically conservative

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west_africa

  • noun an area of western Africa between the Sahara Desert and the Gulf of Guinea

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drainage

  • noun emptying something accomplished by allowing liquid to run out of it
    drain.

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dakota

  • noun a member of the Siouan people of the northern Mississippi valley; commonly called the Sioux
  • noun the area of the states of North Dakota and South Dakota

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babylonia

  • noun an ancient kingdom in southern Mesopotamia; Babylonia conquered Israel in the 6th century BC and exiled the Jews to Babylon (where Daniel became a counselor to the king)
    Chaldaea; Chaldea.

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savoy

  • noun a geographical region of historical importance; a former duchy in what is now southwestern France, western Switzerland, and northwestern Italy
  • noun head of soft crinkly leaves
    savoy cabbage.

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northern_europe

  • noun the northernmost countries of Europe

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ultima_thule

  • noun the geographical region believed by ancient geographers to be the northernmost land in the inhabited world
    Thule.

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donbass

  • noun an industrial region in the Ukraine
    Donets Basin; Donbas.
  • noun an industrial region in the Ukraine
    Donets Basin; Donbas.

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punjab

  • noun a historical region on northwestern India and northern Pakistan

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brandenburg

  • noun the territory of an Elector (of the Holy Roman Empire) that expanded to become the kingdom of Prussia in 1701

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southwestern_united_states

  • noun the southwestern region of the United States generally including New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, Nevada, California, and sometimes Utah and Colorado
    Southwest.

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evenki

  • noun a member of the people inhabiting an area of northern Mongolia and eastern Siberia
    Ewenki.
  • noun the Tungusic language of the Evenki in eastern Siberia
    Tungus; Tunguz; Ewenki.

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piedmont

  • noun the plateau between the coastal plain and the Appalachian Mountains: parts of Virginia and North and South Carolina and Georgia and Alabama
  • noun a gentle slope leading from the base of a mountain to a region of flat land

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bohemia

  • noun a historical area and former kingdom in the Czech Republic
  • noun a group of artists and writers with real or pretended artistic or intellectual aspirations and usually an unconventional life style

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southeastern

  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the southeast
    southeast; southeasterly.
  • adjective satellite of a region of the United States generally including Alabama; Georgia; Florida; Tennessee; South Carolina; North Carolina

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tungusic

  • noun any member of a people speaking a language in the Tungusic family
  • noun a family of Altaic languages spoken in Mongolia and neighboring areas
    Tungusic language.

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narco-state

  • noun an area that has been taken over and is controlled and corrupted by drug cartels and where law enforcement is effectively nonexistent
    • this Mexican town has become a narco-state that ships 100 pounds of cocaine to the United States every day

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southeast

  • noun the compass point midway between south and east; at 135 degrees
    southeastward; SE; sou'-east.
  • noun the southeastern region of the United States
    southeastern United States.

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bad_lands

  • noun an eroded and barren region in southwestern South Dakota and northwestern Nebraska
    Badlands.

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judea

  • noun the southern part of ancient Palestine succeeding the kingdom of Judah; a Roman province at the time of Christ
    Judaea.

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down's_syndrome

  • noun a congenital disorder caused by having an extra 21st chromosome; results in a flat face and short stature and mental retardation
    mongolism; Down syndrome; mongolianism; trisomy 21.

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arcadia

  • noun a department of Greece in the central Peloponnese

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riviera

  • noun a coastal area between La Spezia in Italy and Cannes in France
    • the Riviera contains some of Europe's most popular resorts

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watershed

  • noun a ridge of land that separates two adjacent river systems
    water parting; divide.
  • noun the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet
    catchment basin; catchment area; basin; river basin; drainage area; drainage basin.
    • flood control in the Missouri basin

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gaul

  • noun a person of French descent
    frog.
  • noun a Celt of ancient Gaul

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panhandle

  • noun a relatively narrow strip of land projecting from some larger area
    • Wheeling is located in the northern panhandle of West Virginia
  • noun the handle of a pan

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schlesien

  • noun a region of central Europe rich in deposits of coal and iron ore; annexed by Prussia in 1742 but now largely in Poland
    Slezsko; Silesia; Slask.

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have

  • noun a person who possesses great material wealth
    rich person; wealthy person.
  • verb have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    hold; have got.
    • She has $1,000 in the bank
    • He has got two beautiful daughters
    • She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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surround

  • noun the area in which something exists or lives
    environment; surroundings; environs.
    • the country--the flat agricultural surround
  • verb extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle
    skirt; ring; border; environ.
    • The forest surrounds my property

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cumbria

  • noun a former Celtic kingdom in northwestern England; the name continued to be used for the hilly northwestern region of England including the Lake District and the northern Pennines
  • noun a county of northwestern England

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dependency

  • noun the state of relying on or being controlled by someone or something else
    dependance; dependence.
  • noun being abnormally tolerant to and dependent on something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming (especially alcohol or narcotic drugs)
    dependance; addiction; habituation; dependence.

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west_coast

  • noun the western seaboard of the United States from Washington to southern California

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altaic

  • noun any member of the peoples speaking a language in the Altaic language group
  • noun a group of related languages spoken in Asia and southeastern Europe
    Altaic language.

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wilderness

  • noun (politics) a state of disfavor
    • he led the Democratic party back from the wilderness
  • noun a wooded region in northeastern Virginia near Spotsylvania where bloody but inconclusive battles were fought in the American Civil War

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gujarat

  • noun a region of western India to the north of Bombay (bordering the Arabian Sea) where Gujarati is spoken
    Gujerat.
  • noun an industrialized state in western India that includes parts of Bombay
    Gujerat.

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korean

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Korea who speaks the Korean language
  • noun the Altaic language spoken by Koreans

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area

  • noun a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography)
    country.
    • it was a mountainous area
    • Bible country
  • noun a subject of study
    • it was his area of specialization
    • areas of interest include...

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lydia

  • noun an ancient region on the coast of western Asia Minor; a powerful kingdom until conquered by the Persians in 546 BC

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west

  • noun the countries of (originally) Europe and (now including) North America and South America
    Occident.
  • noun the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees
    due west; W; westward.

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iraqi_kurdistan

  • noun the part of Kurdistan that is in northwestern Iraq

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srbija

  • noun a historical region in central and northern Yugoslavia; Serbs settled the region in the 6th and 7th centuries
    Serbia.

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near_east

  • noun the area around the eastern Mediterranean; from Turkey to northern Africa and eastward to Iran; the site of such ancient civilizations as Phoenicia and Babylon and Egypt and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity and Islam; had continuous economic and political turmoil in the 20th century
    Mideast; Middle East.
    • the Middle East is the cradle of Western civilization

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gulf_states

  • noun a region of the United States comprising states bordering the Gulf of Mexico; Alabama and Florida and Louisiana and Mississippi and Texas
  • noun the countries in southwestern Asia that border the Persian Gulf

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dixie

  • noun the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
    Dixieland; Confederacy; Confederate States of America; Confederate States; South.
  • noun a large metal pot (12 gallon camp kettle) for cooking; used in military camps

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spanish_sahara

  • noun an area in northwestern Africa with rich phosphate deposits; under Moroccan control since 1992
    Western Sahara.

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leon

  • noun a historical area and former kingdom in northwestern Spain
  • noun a city in northwestern Spain at the foot of the Cantabrian Mountains

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hindustan

  • noun northern region of India where Hinduism predominates

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caucasia

  • noun a large region between the Black and Caspian seas that contains the Caucasus Mountains; oil is its major resource
    Caucasus.

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piece

  • noun a separate part of a whole
    • an important piece of the evidence
  • noun an item that is an instance of some type;
    • he designed a new piece of equipment
    • she bought a lovely piece of china

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phoenicia

  • noun an ancient maritime country (a collection of city states) at eastern end of the Mediterranean
    Phenicia.

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saxony

  • noun an area in Germany around the upper Elbe river; the original home of the Saxons
    Saxe; Sachsen.

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judah

  • noun (Old Testament) the fourth son of Jacob who was forebear of one of the tribes of Israel; one of his descendants was to be the Messiah
  • noun an ancient kingdom of southern Palestine with Jerusalem as its center
    Juda.

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influence

  • noun a power to affect persons or events especially power based on prestige etc
    • used her parents' influence to get the job
  • noun causing something without any direct or apparent effort

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gaza

  • noun a coastal region at the southeastern corner of the Mediterranean bordering Israel and Egypt
    Gaza Strip.
    • he is a Palestinian from Gaza

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piece_of_ground

  • noun an extended area of land
    piece of land; parcel of land; parcel; tract.

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pontus

  • noun (Greek mythology) ancient personification of the sea; father of Nereus
    Pontos.
  • noun an ancient region of northern Asia Minor on the Black Sea; it reached its height under Mithridates VI but was later incorporated into the Roman Empire

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byzantium

  • noun an ancient city on the Bosporus founded by the Greeks; site of modern Istanbul; in 330 Constantine I rebuilt the city and called it Constantinople and made it his capital
  • noun a continuation of the Roman Empire in the Middle East after its division in 395
    Byzantine Empire; Eastern Roman Empire.

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field

  • noun a piece of land cleared of trees and usually enclosed
    • he planted a field of wheat
  • noun a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought
    battlefield; battleground; field of battle; field of honor.
    • they made a tour of Civil War battlefields

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donets_basin

  • noun an industrial region in the Ukraine
    Donbass; Donbas.

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populated_area

  • noun a geographical area constituting a city or town
    urban area.

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lycia

  • noun an ancient region on the coast of southwest Asia Minor

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slant

  • noun a biased way of looking at or presenting something
    angle.
  • noun degree of deviation from a horizontal plane
    rake; pitch.
    • the roof had a steep pitch

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macedonia

  • noun landlocked republic on the Balkan Peninsula; achieved independence from Yugoslavia in 1991
  • noun the ancient kingdom of Philip II and Alexander the Great in the southeastern Balkans that is now divided among modern Macedonia and Greece and Bulgaria
    Macedon; Makedonija.

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catchment_basin

  • noun the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet
    watershed; catchment area; basin; river basin; drainage area; drainage basin.
    • flood control in the Missouri basin

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queen_maud_land

  • noun a region of Antarctica between Enderby Land and the Weddell Sea; claimed by Norway

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south

  • noun the region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line
  • noun the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
    Dixie; Dixieland; Confederacy; Confederate States of America; Confederate States.

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land

  • noun the land on which real estate is located
    • he built the house on land leased from the city
  • noun material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)
    soil; ground.
    • the land had never been plowed
    • good agricultural soil

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southeast_asia

  • noun a geographical division of Asia that includes Indochina plus Indonesia and the Philippines and Singapore

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drainage_basin

  • noun the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet
    catchment basin; watershed; catchment area; basin; river basin; drainage area.
    • flood control in the Missouri basin

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makedonija

  • noun the ancient kingdom of Philip II and Alexander the Great in the southeastern Balkans that is now divided among modern Macedonia and Greece and Bulgaria
    Macedonia; Macedon.

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rural

  • adjective living in or characteristic of farming or country life
    • rural people
    • large rural households
    • unpaved rural roads
    • an economy that is basically rural
  • adjective of or relating to the countryside as opposed to the city
    • rural electrification
    • rural free delivery

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orient

  • noun the countries of Asia
    East.
  • noun the hemisphere that includes Eurasia and Africa and Australia
    eastern hemisphere.

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thessalia

  • noun a fertile plain on the Aegean Sea in east central Greece; Thessaly was a former region of ancient Greece
    Thessaly.

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