Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to a subregion
  • n. A tournament, especially a qualifier, held below the regional level

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to a subregion: as, subregional divisions; subregional distribution of animals or plants.

Etymologies

subregion +‎ -al (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • There's many subregional organizations in the hemisphere, some of which we belong to.

    Latin America Summit Ends With High Hopes but Few Details

  • "There are very significant problems among the subregional organizations," Mr. Shifter said.

    Venezuela Hosts Regional Summit, Excluding U.S.

  • These are small markets that are going to have to link to larger markets — subregional integration.

    Helping Africa Grow

  • It was not so much interested in multilateral agreements brokered through the UN or the global trading system as in subregional and bilateral deals furthering its national aims.

    The Chinese behemoth awakes

  • "Coups d'-etat are illegitimate acts that constitute a severe setback for democratization in West Africa and a threat to national cohesion and stability, with significant subregional implications," the

    Progress in West Africa Remains Fragile

  • Secretary-General noting that growing international engagement, coupled with bold national and subregional initiatives, are beginning to yield results.

    Progress in West Africa Remains Fragile

  • In addition, historical differences in their development during recent geological time and geomorphic processes that have affected different regions (e.g., extent of Pleistocene glaciations, age, and connectivity to southern areas), will contribute to regional, subregional, and local variability in ecosystem structure and function.

    Freshwater ecosystems in the Arctic

  • Judicial branch: High Court - regional, subregional, and village courts; also have military and special courts

    Eritrea

  • EritreaHigh Court - regional, subregional, and village courts; also have military and special courts

    Judicial branch

  • To encourage and sustain regional and subregional mechanisms for preventing conflict and promoting political stability, and to ensure a reliable flow of resources for peacekeeping operations on the continent.

    United Nations Millennium Declaration

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