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district

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈdɪs.trɪkt/
B1 an area of a country or town that has fixed borders that are used for official purposes, or that has a particular feature that makes it different from surrounding areas: the business district of New York the Lake District/the Peak DistrictUS the City of Malden School DistrictUK South Cambridgeshire District Council
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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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