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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 supporting pressure at the front end of the working face is concentrated, the pressure relief area of the floor is gradually increased, and the rear end of the working face is filled and compacted and then gradually restored into the original rock stress states.
Though increasing area of relief holes benefits the reduction of pressure during door closure, too much relief area will impair the performance of cooling and heating of the cabin and expand the operating period of air condition and heater.
He also advised landlords to ensure that there's a dog park not far away and a relief area somewhere in or adjacent to the building.
For a break mass velocity [G.sub.BRK] = 34640 kg/[m.sup.2] s, corresponding to a mass flow rate [[GAMMA].sub.l,PHTS] = 3810 kg/s as in the previous numerical example for a break of 0.11 [m.sup.2], the area ratio to limit the pressure in the VV at 200 kPa is about 66, corresponding to a relief area [A.sub.RL] = 7.26 [m.sup.2], as previously calculated.
Pacific Command is working to implement guidance from the office of the secretary of defense on climate change, especially in the disaster relief area "as Pacific storm seasons intensify and low-lying islands face significant impacts," said Navy Cmdr.
To counter this effect, the diverter has a relief area designed to accommodate the amount of melt that would be forced out the opening.
Consider how the system will be transported to the relief area, where the system will be set up on arrival, who is needed for system support, and where the support personnel will lodge.
* In order to provide reasonable accommodation for disabled travelers, each airport concourse should have a service animal relief area (SARA) within the sterile area, as well as, outside of the terminal's sterile area.
But the jury was again told that the explosion relief area was not adequate and that 'thick bolts' had been used to attach an external panel on the oven instead of 'shear pins' which were designed to easily break off and direct the blast away from oven operators.
London, November 13 ( ANI ): Denise Richards has taken in a new shelter puppy after touring a section of Hurricane Sandy's disaster relief area in New York City.
Research and development relief is another under-utilised tax relief area. Currently just 12% of eligible businesses make use of this and that puts an extra pounds 373million in the taxman's coffers.