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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 team suggested creating a "silent area" where nurses could work on these tasks without interruption unless strictly necessary.
Her exploration of silent areas of the world leads to a book delving into the cultural history of silence and its meaning--and absence--in contemporary life.
It must be emphasized that the brain tumors or other structural lesions under consideration here are not those in locations that produce early focal lesions; rather, the tumors or lesions are located in so-called silent areas. Therefore, the neurological examination may show only nonspecific changes, and thus focal findings cannot be used as the basis of decision to carry out a CT scan.