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Area

The size of a two-dimensional space. One calculates the area by multiplying the area's length by its width.

area

A measurement of the square footage contained within certain boundaries.
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The data sheet provided spaces for the video freeze frame measurement of the cross sectional area of the hypopharynx before and during the Mueller's maneuver.
the manufacturer of Breathe Right(R) nasal strips, the single most important indicator of the effect of Breathe Right strips is the cross sectional area of the nasal valve region.
1992) uses the cross-sectional area at the midvolume point along with the cross sectional area of the ends.
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The AcuNav 8F catheter is 33 percent smaller in the cross sectional area than the existing AcuNav 10F catheter, enabling improved access during closure of atrial septal defects (ASD) on smaller patients, and left heart applications for both interventional cardiology and electrophysiology.
After three months of exposure the mean change in fibroid cross sectional area, reported as a percent of time zero area, was 95% for placebo, 83.