District

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Definition

a district: a sector, an area, a zone, a region
noun

Examples

  • "In the 1960s, the Haight-Ashbury district was the center of the hippie counterculture movement and "Flower Power"."
  • "Brian : The Mission district?"
  • "Well, I think the area you're looking for is the Castro District."
  • "During the 1970s, the Castro district became the symbol of gay liberation, led by the activist Harvey Milk."
  • "Hannah : The flat I'm buying is in the Mission district."
  • "Rachid : It stands for "District of Columbia", Moira."
  • "Today, at San Francisco's historic Bleeding Heart Theatre, in the heart of the Rainbow District, the Delavigne Corporation will announce its latest charitable endeavor."

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