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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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Multivariate Multiple variables are incorporated into the catchment area assignment.
In this study, the circulation balance schemes of the Puhajogi River catchment area were worked out (Fig.
Fine Gael Galway East TD Paul Connaughton said the catchment area system needs to be reviewed, branding it "utterly daft".
F5 assumed that the population of the FoodNet catchment area in 2000 was representative of the U.
David Pickup, who runs the Pickups estate agency at Yarm, said: "We find some buyers only look for property in the catchment areas of certain schools and in the Yarm, Eaglescliffe and Egglescliffe areas, we have some top schools.
More than two-fifths (44%) of those who moved to be within a catchment area expect to leave as soon as their child has secured a place, rising to two-thirds (66%) of parents in London.
In total, 635 youngsters were put forward for just 240 places - leaving hundreds being turned down, including 42 children who live within the catchment area for the sought-after Cyncoed school.
On May 19, Gwynedd Council decided to build one Welsh medium school for three to 16 year olds in the Y Gader catchment area.
The company said the retail space of this new store will amount to 1,176 square metres, with a large catchment area and the primary catchment area comprising of approximately 350,000 residents.
It came after some families had successfully applied for a place for their older child at a school out of their catchment area but within the proposed super priority area - but because of a subsequent squeeze on places found they could not get their second child into the same school, making drop-offs and pickups a logistical nightmare.
This maddening rush to sign established or promising domestic players has hit the IPL catchment area rule for a six, with one prominent team official describing the stipulation as a " mere tokenism".