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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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The park quickly became a site for those walking their dogs and those owners requested an off-leash area.
On a divided floor landlords apportion common area hallways, bathrooms, electrical closets, slop sinks, fan rooms, etc.
3: If no shot develops from the "#5" play, the offense can have a smooth transition in a chosen option, but with 4 now in the ballside deep corner, 3 at the ballside elbow area, 2 switching to the weakside elbow area, and 4 at the weakside lowpost area.
An aquatic ecosystem there doesn't begin to degrade until impervious surfaces make up 15 percent of its watershed area, Beach has found.
001) with a highly significant influence of anthelmintic baiting, expressed by the interaction between the area type and period variables on the proportion of coproantigen-positive fecal samples (Wald Statistics 20.
The fact that the vaporized amine must pass into all areas of the sand mass during the curing cycle is the initial reasoning for using fewer vents in the drag portion of the corebox compared to the cope portion of the corebox.
The organization has held various matchmaking types of events to market the area.
About 11 million Americans skied or snowboarded at more than 500 ski areas in 1999, according to the National Sporting Goods Association.
Place the plastic hoop somewhere in the middle area of the boundaries.
This enabled activity areas to be located directly outside resident rooms, thus inviting resident participation.
With the assistance of the department's crime analyst, the officers developed a survey and administered it to 120 business owners, residents, and apartment managers in the Virginia Lake area.
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.
More importantly perhaps, opponents point to the very large areas of the existing city that should be developed, particularly along the harbour, where changes in industry and trade have left large sites derelict or vacant - for instance there is a very large empty area left by a shipbuilding yard in Christianshavn opposite the Christiansborg Palace, the seat of Parliament in the very heart of the city.
As a starting point for analysis, we were furnished a list of thirty-nine census tracts and a list of banks and thrift institutions that were identified by the committee as having a branch or office located in these specific census tracts, or, as I will refer to it in the testimony, the "target area.
A policy to continue a fee-for-service system will no doubt result in efforts to designate Central Park as a rural area.