re·​gion·​al·​ly | \ ˈrēj-nə-lē How to pronounce regionally (audio) , ˈrē-jə-nᵊl-ē \

Definition of regionally

: on a regional basis

Examples of regionally in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Moreover, light penetration varies regionally and seasonally throughout the oceans. Ken Buesseler, The Conversation, "Tiny plankton drive processes in the ocean that capture twice as much carbon as scientists thought," 21 May 2020 As the absolute leader of a country with a nuclear weapons program, Kim’s health is a matter of intense interest both regionally and globally. Time, "South Korea Maintains That Rumors of Kim Jong Un's Poor Health Are Untrue," 27 Apr. 2020 Population has been largely stagnant regionally for a half-century while booming many places elsewhere. Rich Exner, cleveland, "Cuyahoga County’s GDP tops 13 states; how much Ohio’s big counties power state’s economy: Building from Strength," 18 Feb. 2020 Well, we’ve been spared regionally because of a combination of good luck and people consciously practicing social-distancing. oregonlive, "Astoria and Warrenton cope with coronavirus shutdown, as Oregon Coast braces for an uncertain future," 20 Apr. 2020 Polymershapes' general manager, Derek Gagnon, said the company plans to make the shields regionally throughout North America, Canada and Mexico. NBC News, "An MIT team takes a hands-on approach to fighting coronavirus," 14 Apr. 2020 The decision will be made regionally, so no one doctor or hospital will have to make the decision, Sauer said. Mike Carter, Anchorage Daily News, "Washington state preparing for life-or-death decisions if health care system is overwhelmed," 22 Mar. 2020 His company, which is well-known regionally for its Gamay varietals, does a lot of its business with restaurants, so many of which across the country are closed to dine-in visitors due to stay-at-home orders. Dan Wolken, USA TODAY, "Working Out From Home: Bottles for arm curls, more exercises for wine (lover's) workout," 10 Apr. 2020 Even the medical school at the University of California, San Francisco, which operates multiple hospitals regionally, has been organizing drives for equipment, one of them at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital in Oakland. NBC News, "In California, protective equipment shortage pushes nurses to consider drastic action," 24 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of regionally

1879, in the meaning defined above

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30 May 2020

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“Regionally.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Jun. 2020.

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