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district

noun [C]  us   /ˈdɪs·trɪkt/
an area of a country, state, or city that has been given fixed borders for official purposes, or one having a particular feature that makes it different from surrounding areas: The theater district in New York is in midtown Manhattan.
Translations of “district”
in Arabic مِنْطَقة…
in Korean 구역…
in Malaysian daerah…
in French région, quartier…
in Turkish mıntıka, bölge, mahalle…
in Italian zona, distretto, quartiere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 區,區域…
in Russian район, округ…
in Polish dzielnica, okręg…
in Vietnamese quận, huyện…
in Spanish distrito…
in Portuguese distrito, zona…
in Thai เขตแดน, บริเวณ…
in German der Distrikt…
in Catalan districte…
in Japanese 地区…
in Indonesian distrik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 区,区域…
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