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A capital region, also called a national capital region, capital district or capital territory is a common term for the region or district surrounding the capital city of a country or any other administrative division. It is not always the official term for the region, but may sometimes be used as an informal synonym.
Country-level examples include:
The term is also used by some subnational entities as follows:
|Capital region name||Subnational entity|
|Edmonton Capital Region||Alberta|
|Capital Regional District||British Columbia|
|Capital District (Albany)||New York|
|Winnipeg Capital Region||Manitoba|
|Cardiff Capital Region||Wales|
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