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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
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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 target areas for serving the ball into the box are the near post, mid-goal, and far-post areas (1, 6, 2).
How well rural areas are able to respond to this information challenge will play a major role in determining the future well-being of rural people and their communities.
Opposition focuses partly on the destruction of areas of Amager common (though much of this nature reserve reclaimed from the sea will be preserved).
Some of the residences in these areas are currently undergoing rehabilitation, and some of those rehabs are being financed by the county government.
Those critics who believe that managed competition will not work in rural and small areas believe that a different model is needed for these areas.
Designated as Research Natural Areas (RNAs) by the U.
Rehabilitation professionals working in rural areas customize service delivery models to suit their environment and often find themselves struggling with barriers that are not clearly addressed, if at all, in models typically developed based on urban factors and circumstances.
One of the primary problems with most LEV systems in compounding areas is that the ventilation is located at the scale and rarely does any ventilation occur around the container from which the powder is being removed and excess returned.
LANCASTER -- Canines and kids now have places of their own within Hull Park with the opening of a children's play area and an off-leash area, the first such facility in the Antelope Valley.
Nothing if not an opportunist, the landlord decided that when he built his next building, he would tell each incoming tenant that the rentable area on each office floor was 11,000 square feet, even though each floor would actually contain 10,000 square feet.
The relative dearth of water left behind in populated landscapes contributes to the phenomenon of urban heat islands, in which densely populated areas are warmer than the surrounding rural zones (SN: 7/10/04, p.

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