### area

a portion of a space where a particular activity occurs

### area

Roman land area measures used would include: area plural informal name equivelant to modern * saltus - - 4 centuriae or 400 heredia or 800 iugera or 1600 actus quadrati or 23,040,000 pedes quadrans ca. 500 acres or 200 hectares centuria centuriae the hundred, which corresponded to the area taken up by a century of Roman legionaries, or used in centâ€¦...

### Area

A bounded contiguous two dimensional object which may or may not include its boundary. Usually defined in terms of an external polygon or in terms of a set of grid cells.
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### area

[n] - a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography) 2. [n] - a subject of study 3. [n] - a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve 4. [n] - the extent of a 2-dimensional surface e...
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### Area

The derived SI unit of AreaThe derived SI unit of area is the m2.
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### Area

Measures the size of a surface using length measurements in two dimensions.
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### area

Measures the size of a surface using length measurements in two dimensions.
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### area

The number of square units needed to cover a surface
Example:

The area is 9 square units.
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### Area

A're·a (ā're*ȧ; 277) noun ; plural Areas (-ȧz) . [ Latin area a broad piece of level ground. Confer Are , noun ] 1. Any plane surface, as of the floor of a room or church, or of the ground within an inclosure; an open sp...
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### area

Origin: L. Area a broad piece of level gro. Cf. Are. ... 1. Any plane surface, as of the floor of a room or church, or of the ground within an inclosure; an open space in a building. 'The Alban lake . . . Looks like the area of some vast amphitheater.' (Addison) ... 2. The inclosed space on which a building stands. ... 3. The sunken space or court,...
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### area

noun a subject of study; `it was his area of specialization`; `areas of interest include...`
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### area

(ār´e-ә) pl. a´reae, areas a limited space or plane surface.
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### Area

• (n.) The inclosed space on which a building stands. • (n.) The superficial contents of any figure; the surface included within any given lines; superficial extent; as, the area of a square or a triangle. • (n.) The sunken space or court, giving ingress and affording light to the basement of a building. • (n.) An extent of surf...
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### area

(from the article `measurement system`) ...of weights and measures today includes such factors as temperature, luminosity, pressure, and electric current, it once consisted of only four ... [7 related articles]
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### area

The amount of space, or number of square units, inside a closed figure.
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### area

area (AIR ee uh) 1. Surface; extent or range, zone, space: 'The apple orchid covers a large area of the farm.' 2. Region, locality, terrain, territory, district: 'Alligators are found in marshy areas.' 3. Field, sphere, realm, scope: 'France has always excelled in the area of the arts.'
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### Area

[nightclub] Area was a themed nightclub that operated from 1983 to 1987 at 157 Hudson Street in Manhattan, New York City. Micheal Alig worked as a barback and busboy. The club was known for its unusual invitations. The club was founded by brothers Eric Goode and Christopher Goode, Shawn Hausman and Darius Azari. The brick building housing A...
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### AREA

(Cortical)
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### area

(a) Type: Term Pronunciation: ār′ē-ă, -ē Definitions: 1. Any circumscribed surface or space. 2. All of the part supplied by a given artery or nerve. 3. A part of an organ having a special function, as the motor area of the brain.
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### Area

[LDS Church] An area is an administrative unit of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), which typically is composed of multiple stakes and missions. Areas are the primary church administrative unit between individual stakes and the church as a whole. ==History== The areas as they now exist were formed in January 1984...
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### Area

Unit of measure of length times width expressed in square inches.
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### area

A measure of surface extension in two-dimensional space. 'Area' is the Latin word for a vacant piece of level ground and still carries this more everyday meaning. The French shortened form are denotes a square of land with a side length of 10 meters, i.e. an area of 100 square meters. A hectare is a...
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### area

area, measure of the size of a surface region, usually expressed in units that are the square of linear units, e.g., square feet or square meters. In elementary geometry, formulas for the areas of the simple plane figures and the surface areas of simple solids are derived from the linear dimensions ...