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bay

(1) The smallest rentable tenant space in a strip center, usually defined by the front and rear exterior walls and fire walls at either side.(2) An unfinished area between rows of columns or loadbearing walls. (3) Loading areas in warehouse or industrial space. Ascertaining the number of bays necessary and available is usually critically important when working with buyers or potential tenants of such space.

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Colon cancer, constipation, and diverticulosis are just a few of the ills fiber may keep at bay.
Yet he was taken apart by the winner, paying the price for even keeping tabs and tiring so much that he was hard pressed to keep at bay the inferior Melling.
De Goey will attempt to keep at bay a Swedish team with nothing to lose on Thursday as they seek to wipe out a slim 1-0 defeat suffered in the first leg.