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a surrounding site

a rather small part of a geographic unit considered in regard to its inhabitants or distinctive characteristics

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the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary

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All fresh-water basins, taken together, make a small area compared with that of the sea or of the land; and, consequently, the competition between fresh-water productions will have been less severe than elsewhere; new forms will have been more slowly formed, and old forms more slowly exterminated.
For the area will first have existed as a continent, and the inhabitants, at this period numerous in individuals and kinds, will have been subjected to very severe competition.
But as from the high geometrical powers of increase of all organic beings, each area is already fully stocked with inhabitants, it follows that as each selected and favoured form increases in number, so will the less favoured forms decrease and become rare.
Then they drew warily back, keeping their eyes riveted on the ruin, as if they expected to see the apparitions of the dead issue from its silent walls, until, having reached the boundary of the area, they moved slowly into the thicket and disappeared.
I want you to take notice," he added to the others, as he gently touched the live-end of his fresh cigar to the area of dark skin above and between the steward's eyes.
A second approach that has received much attention in recent months is to define a "franchise" for those HIPCs that cover rural or small population 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.
The western portion, comprised of Burlington, Gloucester, Camden and Mercer counties, consists of older urban and semi-urban areas built along the old Route 130 corridor abutting the Delaware River.
Many of the proposed Antelope Valley significant ecological areas are immediately east of Lancaster.
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.
Certain areas in the lower furnace of kraft recovery boilers consistently have higher corrosion rates than the nearby areas.
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