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Meaning of NETHER REGION

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment; "Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell"- John Milton; "a demon from the depths of the pit"
 
 Synonyms: Hell, infernal region, Inferno, perdition, the pit
 
 Antonyms: Heaven
 
 See Also: Gehenna, hellfire, imaginary place, red region, Tartarus

 

 

 

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