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 DeCS Categories

Z01 Geographic Locations .
Z01.107 Americas .
Z01.107.084 Caribbean Region .
Z01.107.169 Central America .
Z01.107.567 North America .
Z01.107.567.176 Canada .
Z01.107.567.589 Mexico .
Z01.107.567.875 United States .
Z01.107.567.875.550 New England .
Z01.107.567.875.580 Pacific States .
Z01.107.567.875.580.100 Alaska .
Z01.107.567.875.760 Southwestern United States .
Z01.107.567.875.760.100 Arizona .
 
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North America .
Northern America .
The northern continent of the Western Hemisphere, extending northward from the Colombia-Panama border and including CENTRAL AMERICA, MEXICO, Caribbean area, the UNITED STATES, CANADA and GREENLAND. The term often refers more narrowly to MEXICO, continental UNITED STATES, AND CANADA. .
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Mexico .
A country in NORTH AMERICA, bordering the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico, between BELIZE and the UNITED STATES, and bordering the North Pacific Ocean, between Guatemala and the UNITED STATES. .
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United States .
A country in NORTH AMERICA between CANADA and MEXICO. .
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Caribbean Region .
Caribbean .
Caribbean Sea Region .
West Indies Region .
The area that lies between continental North and South America and comprises the Caribbean Sea, the West Indies, and the adjacent mainland regions of southern Mexico, Central America, Colombia, and Venezuela. .
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Arizona .
State of the UNITED STATES OF AMERICA bounded on the east by New Mexico, on the north by Utah, on the west by Nevada and California, and on the south by Mexico. .
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New England .
Northeastern United States .
The geographic area of New England in general and when the specific state or states are not indicated. States usually included in this region are Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. .
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Alaska .
Aleutian Islands .
State of the UNITED STATES OF AMERICA bounded on the east by Canada and on the north, west, and south by the Pacific Ocean and the Bering Sea. .
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Central America .
A region of southern NORTH AMERICA extending from the southern border of MEXICO to the northern border of COLOMBIA. It separates the Caribbean Sea from the Pacific Ocean and is linked to SOUTH AMERICA by the Isthmus of Panama. .
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Canada .
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa. .
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