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setback

The distance between the edges of property and improvements located on the property. Local governments and subdivisions usually have minimum setback requirements for aesthetic and for safety reasons.

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We punish ourselves for the setbacks we have experienced and feel humiliated every time we wonder what other people say about us.
Advisors are sometimes reluctant to hire the additional staff they need out of fear that they'll have to let them go in case of a business setback.
A building safety expert with the Dubai Municipality said building code and fire safety code implemented in the emirate stipulate regulations related to adequate and safe distances between buildings, which are known as setback distance regulations.
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Today, Lane County's riparian setback ordinance requires residential, agricultural and forestry properties adjacent to streams with flows greater than 1,000 cubic feet per second - for example, the McKenzie - to maintain setbacks that limit the amount of native riparian vegetation that can be removed, and limit development within the riparian areas (Lane Code 16.
COVENTRY light-heavyweight Rhys Davies says his latest setback will fuel his drive to the top.
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MARTIN O'Neill has urged his Villa team to get over the setback of their first league defeat in two months and push home their European charge.
The court held that because a setback cannot contain a building, it cannot be part of a building site, and setbacks must be excluded from calculations of building site area.
MANCHESTER United captain Gary Neville has suffered another setback in his recovery from long-term injury.