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area

(Province), noun area, arena, bounds, confines, demesne, domain, expanse, field, jurisdiction, limits, orbit, place, premises, purview, range, realm, region, scope, sphere, territory, vicinage, vicinity, zone
Associated concepts: area variance, specific areas of the law

area

(Surface), noun amount of surface, dimensions, expanse, expansion, extent of surface, measured size, measurements, plane surface, proportions, real size, true dimensions
See also: bailiwick, caliber, capacity, circuit, department, dimension, district, division, extent, locality, location, measurement, parcel, part, place, province, purview, range, realm, region, scope, section, space, sphere, territory, vicinity, zone

AREA. An enclosed yard or opening in a house; an open place adjoining to a house. 1 Chit. Pr. 176.

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The other fact to bear in mind is that 29 of these peaks are believed to fall in Woiwurrung country, seven in Boonwurrung and two in adjoining Ganai lands to the east, leaving three whose language area affiliation is unknown.
27--the Map of the Lithuanian language area with Defined Boundaries of its Usage, published by Petras Vileisis in 1905.
The dialect maps of both Estonia and Hungary show that the transitional areas are situated not only in the periphery of the language area but also in the centre.
The link between the palm tree miniature and the SG redaction is not, in my opinion, of such a nature that the miniature must be associated exclusively with the German and Dutch language area.
Clark, lan D 1996 Aboriginal Language Areas in Victoria, Victorian Aboriginal Corporation for Languages, Melbourne.
It can be assumed that in the other Finnic language areas possible oranames have been re-interpreted via folk etymology as Orava-names.
In small cantons and cantonal language areas, where only around 1,000 pupils are taught in the relevant school year, all students are tested.
Based on this work published in the journal Plos One through an innovative approach using a large psychometric and brain imaging database, researchers in the Groupe d'Imagerie Neurofonctionnelle (CNRS/CEA/Universite de Bordeaux) have demonstrated that the location of language areas in the brain is independent of left- or right-handedness, except for a very small proportion of left-handed individuals whose right hemisphere is dominant for both manual work and language.
You can have substantive discourse using music, without any words, yet language areas of the brain are involved in this unique way.
Our findings indicate that the speech sound representations themselves are intact, but a dysfunctional connection between frontal and temporal language areas impedes efficient access to the representations," said Boets.
The study suggested that a dysfunctional connection between frontal and temporal language areas of the brain impedes efficient access to otherwise intact representations of speech sounds, thus hampering a person's ability to manipulate them fluently.
Areas critical to language function are localised by assessing activation patterns in pre-defined anatomical regions, namely in expressive and receptive language areas.

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