Definition of subregion
1 : a subdivision of a region
2 : one of the primary divisions of a biogeographic region
subregionalplay \-ˌrēj-nəl, -ˌrē-jə-nəl\ adjective
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There are five subregions in Rias Baixas, and albarino can come from any of them: Ribeira do Ulla, Val do Salnes, Soutomaior, Condado do Tea and O Rosal.
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