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geographical

adjective (also geographic,
 
/dʒiːəʊˈɡræfɪk/)
 
 
/ˌdʒiːəʊˈɡræfɪkəl/
relating to the features of the earth's surface, or those of a particular area or place: Melbourne is a multi-cultural city that is characterized by its people rather than any geographical feature. geographical areas/borders/regions
relating to an area, country, etc. where a company operates, sells products, etc.: The company's fastest growing geographical area was Asia, which increased by 22%. Netwise thought direct sales would increase if it expanded into new geographical markets. It was also decided to organize the company into four geographic divisions: three (East, West and Central) in North America and one international.
(Definition of geographical from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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