area


area
A surface, a territory, a region.
Any plane surface, also the inclosed space on which a building stands. A particular extent of space or surface or one serving a special purpose.
In the civil law, a vacant space in a city; a place not built upon. For "common area", see common

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • Area 19 — is one of a number of nuclear test areas within the Pahute Mesa section of the Nevada Test Site (NTS). Pahute Mesa is one of four major nuclear test regions within the (NTS) and it encompasses Area 19 and Area 20.Both Area 19 and Area 20 were… …   Wikipedia

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  • Area — This article is about the geometric quantity. For other uses, see Area (disambiguation). The combined area of these three shapes is between 15 and 16 squares. Area is a quantity that expresses the extent of a two dimensional surface or shape in… …   Wikipedia

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  • Area (EP) — Infobox Album | Name = Area EP Type = EP Artist = The Futureheads Released = November 28 2005 Recorded = Miloco Studios, London and First Avenue Studios, Newcastle upon Tyne, September 2005 Genre = Alternative Length = n/a Label = 679 Recordings… …   Wikipedia

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  • area — noun Etymology: Latin, open space, threshing floor; perhaps akin to Latin arēre to be dry more at arid Date: 1538 1. a level piece of ground 2. the surface included within a set of lines; specifically the number of unit squares equal in measure… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Area code 760 — Area code 916rect 220 242 245 256 Area code 909rect 243 274 265 287 Area code 951rect 136 323 160 338 Area code 858rect 171 332 196 345 Area code 619poly 19 20 12 70 28 122 42 138 76 138 78 129 72 129 68 108 48 63 55 60 41 55 24 31 40 32 41 20… …   Wikipedia


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