How to filter a table of latitude, longitude coordinates based on a given geographic region in Python?

I have a table of lat, long coordinates. I want to select a subset of them that belong to a defined region on the map. I want to define the region by a polygon. Now my questions are

  1. what is the easiest way to define the region? and
  2. how to filter my table based on the defined region in Python?

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