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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 Viru-Peipsi Catchment Area Management Plan including the Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC) [4] has been established to reduce the threat and reinstate the so-called "good status" of water bodies.
A Bus Eireann spokesman said if a pupil wants to travel on a school bus to a college outside the catchment area there is no obligation on the Education Department to provide such transport.
First, all culture-confirmed salmonellosis cases in the FoodNet catchment area were assumed to have been ascertained through FoodNet, a reasonable assumption considering FoodNet is an active surveillance system.
Property in the catchment areas of England's top 50 community primary schools costs an average of 33pc more than homes in the surrounding area, according to Barclays Private Clients.
The cabinet decided not to make a commitment to merging catchment areas in all Warwickshire towns by 2016.
The cabinet voted in support of a recommendation to look at a range of options for the catchment area.
Officials want to achieve a balance between the Gabalfa Primary and Whitchurch Primary catchment areas and reduce any uncertainty in admission arrangements.
With primary school applications for 2012 admission just a few short months away, now is a perfect time to move into the catchment area for a preferred school to get the family settled before the process begins.
After eliminating the normal causes of house-price variation -number of rooms, type of house, extra garaging and so on - they discovered that location within the catchment area of the two most sought after schools "did significantly affect house prices".
However, a store catchment area is not just the few miles around a supermarket.
The Magara River belongs to the Puhajogi catchment area and Raudi canal to the Vasavere catchment area, respectively (see Fig.
And 10% of couples would consider pretending they were divorced with one parent living in the catchment area.