Meaning of REGION in English
noun place; rank; station.
2. region ·noun the inhabitants of a district.
3. region ·noun the upper air; the sky; the heavens.
4. region ·noun tract, part, or space, lying about and including anything; neighborhood; vicinity; sphere.
5. region ·noun one of the grand districts or quarters into which any space or surface, as of the earth or the heavens, is conceived of as divided; hence, in general, a portion of space or territory of indefinite extent; country; province; district; tract.
Webster English vocab. Английский словарь Webster. 2012