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regionalism

noun [C]  us   /ˈri·dʒə·nəlˌɪz·əm/
a word or expression characteristic of a particular area: "Spider" is a New England regionalism for a type of frying pan.
Translations of “regionalism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 地方分權主義, 土話, 方言詞語…
in Chinese (Simplified) 地方分权主义, 土话, 方言词语…
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