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In a sense, what we do with the regional development agencies is to give them resources to look at the deficiencies in the economy in the regional areas, so they can address themselves to that.
John Prescott

Meaning of "regional development" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT

regional development  [ˈriːdʒənəl dɪˈveləpmənt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Regional development is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Regional development

Regional development is the provision of aid and other assistance to regions which are less economically developed. Regional development may be domestic or international in nature. The implications and scope of regional development may therefore vary in accordance with the definition of a region, and how the region and its boundaries are perceived internally and externally.

Definition of regional development in the English dictionary

The definition of regional development in the dictionary is the provision of aid or assistance to less economically prosperous areas.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT


advertisement
ədˈvɜːtɪsmənt
agreement
əˈɡriːmənt
antidevelopment
ˌæntɪdɪˈveləpmənt
apartment
əˈpɑːtmənt
assessment
əˈsɛsmənt
department
dɪˈpɑːtmənt
development
dɪˈvɛləpmənt
encampment
ɪnˈkæmpmənt
entrapment
ɪnˈtræpmənt
envelopment
ɪnˈveləpmənt
equipment
ɪˈkwɪpmənt
escarpment
ɪˈskɑːpmənt
nondevelopment
ˌnɒndɪˈveləpmənt
overdevelopment
ˌəʊvədɪˈvɛləpmənt
predevelopment
ˌpriːdɪˈvɛləpmənt
recoupment
rɪˈkuːpmənt
redevelopment
ˌriːdɪˈvɛləpmənt
shipment
ˈʃɪpmənt
subdevelopment
ˈsʌbdɪˌveləpmənt
underdevelopment
ˌʌndədɪˈveləpmənt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT

regimentation
regimented
regiminal
Regin
Regina
reginal
Regiomontanus
region
regional
regional council
regional enteritis
regionalisation
regionalise
regionalism
regionalist
regionalistic
regionalization
regionalize
regionally
register

WORDS THAT END LIKE REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT

application development
arrested development
audio equipment
career development
character development
child development
comment
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
exercise equipment
housing development
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
laboratory equipment
new product development
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
property development
research and development
rural development
self-development
sports equipment
sustainable development
urban development

Synonyms and antonyms of regional development in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «regional development» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Find out the translation of regional development to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of regional development from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «regional development» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

区域发展
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

desarrollo regional
570 millions of speakers

English

regional development
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

क्षेत्रीय विकास
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التنمية الإقليمية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

региональное развитие
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

desenvolvimento regional
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আঞ্চলিক পরিষদ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

développement régional
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Majlis serantau
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Regionalentwicklung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

地域開発
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

지역 개발
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Déwan regional
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

phát triển khu vực
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பிராந்திய சபை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रादेशिक परिषद
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bölge konseyi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sviluppo regionale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

rozwój regionalny
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

регіональний розвиток
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

de dezvoltare regională
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

περιφερειακής ανάπτυξης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

streeks -ontwikkeling
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

regional utveckling
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

regional utvikling
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of regional development

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT»

The term «regional development» is quite widely used and occupies the 38.369 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about regional development

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2 QUOTES WITH «REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word regional development.
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Stephen Harper
We have in this country a federal government that increasingly is engaged in trying to determine which business, which regions, which industries will succeed, which will not through a whole range of economic development, regional development corporate subsidization programs.
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John Prescott
In a sense, what we do with the regional development agencies is to give them resources to look at the deficiencies in the economy in the regional areas, so they can address themselves to that.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT»

Discover the use of regional development in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to regional development and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Local And Regional Development
What kinds of local and regional development should we be pursuing? This book addresses the fundamental issues of ‘what kind of local and regional development and for whom?’, frameworks of understanding, and instruments and policies.
Andy Pike, Andrés Rodríguez-Pose, John Tomaney, 2006
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Handbook of Local and Regional Development
" Henry Yeung, Professor of Economic Geography, National University of Singapore, Singapore. The Handbook of Local and Regional Development provides a comprehensive statement and reference point for local and regional development.
Andy Pike, Andrés Rodríguez Pose, John Tomaney, 2011
3
Regional Economic Development: Analysis and Planning Strategy
The second edition of this book is completely reedited making the book even more valuable for graduate students, reflecting recent advances and adding insightful new material.
Robert J. Stimson, Roger R. Stough, Brian H. Roberts, 2006
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Universities and Regional Development: A Critical Assessment ...
In a systematic and comparative manner, this book shows internal and external audiences why, how, and when the institutionalization of universities’ "third missions" should take place, and also: challenges conventional wisdom about the ...
Rómulo Pinheiro, Paul Benneworth, Glen A. Jones, 2012
5
Regional Development Theories and Their Application
Higgins and Savoie analyze the reasons for these conflicts and show why attempts to eliminate regional disparities within nations have been largely unsuccessful.
Benjamin Howard Higgins, Benjamin Higgins, Donald J. Savoie
6
Re-framing Regional Development: Evolution, Innovation, and ...
Turbulence characterises the current global scene. This book uses complementary theoretical approaches to understand and help prescribe policies to ‘re-frame’ the regional development problem in turbulent times.
Philip Cooke, 2013
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Regional Development Agencies - The Next Generation?: ...
By drawing on a combination of conceptual reflection, surveys, comparative research, and systematic use of critical case studies, this book provides a new point of reference by identifying key features of the current, and, indeed next, ...
Nicola Bellini, Mike Danson, Henrik Halkier, 2012
8
Leadership and Change in Sustainable Regional Development
This book shows, first of all, that leadership plays a crucial role in reinventing regions and branching out from an old path to something new in order to create more balanced and sustainable regional development.
Markku Sotarauta, Ina Horlings, Joyce Liddle, 2012
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Protected Areas and Regional Development in Europe: Towards ...
In accordance with these high demands, the establishment of a protected area is sometimes expected to serve as a motor for regional development. They are supposed to provide important impulses for regional development, for example in  ...
Ingo Mose, 2012
10
Regional Development: Problems and Policy Measures
Papers presented at a seminar held at Gulbarga, September 19-21, 1994 organized by the Institute for Social and Economic Change; covers chiefly issues relating to Karnataka, India.
Abdul Aziz, Sudhir Krishna, 1996

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term regional development is used in the context of the following news items.
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Indianapolis, Suburbs Form Regional Development Authority
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis is joining Carmel, Westfield and Greenwood in an economic development group that will seek millions of dollars in state ... «WFYI, Jul 15»
2
ADDIS: strong partnerships needed to turn billions into trillions for …
13 July 2015 – Achieve the future sustainable development agenda and the goal ... Bank Group and the regional development banks, working along with the UN ... «UN News Centre, Jul 15»
3
Bulgaria Could Lose EU Funding for 32 Projects under Regional
32 projects under operational program Regional Development 2007-2014 worth a total of BGN 66 M could lose the EU funding allocated to them, according to ... «Novinite.com, Jun 15»
4
Stop spreading quit rumours, say ministers
Rural and Regional Development Minister Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal (pic) also dismissed rumours of quitting. “I have no intention of quitting. Why should I quit for ... «The Star Online, Jun 15»
5
USDA to Give Priority Funding for Regional Economic Development
The new Regional Development Priority (RDP) policy will make it easier for ... in long-term community development efforts by giving priority to applications for ... «USDA.gov, May 15»
6
Romania's regional development minister resigns
BUCHAREST Romania's Regional Development Minister announced his resignation on Friday after a court handed him a one year suspended sentence for ... «Reuters, May 15»
7
Regional Development committee appointed for Sunshine Coast
REGIONAL Development Australia (RDA) Sunshine Coast Chair Tony Riddle has welcomed the appointment of Glenn Ferguson, Cameron Hall, Kari Stephens, ... «The Sunshine Coast Daily, Mar 15»
8
Regional development bank sees obstacles to link with Cuba
By Alfonso Fernandez. Hailing the normalization of ties between Havana and Washington, Inter-American Development Bank chief Luis Alberto Moreno said ... «Fox News Latino, Mar 15»
9
India hosts FIFA women's regional development seminar
A FIFA women's regional development seminar and India development workshop kicked off here on Monday with more than 100 delegates taking part in it. «Zee News, Dec 14»
10
Bulgaria's Regional Development Ministry to Halve Investments in …
Bulgaria's Regional Development Ministry plans to halve investment in infrastructure in 2015 to a rate of around BGN 2 B, according to Minister Lilyana Pavlova. «Novinite.com, Dec 14»

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