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Area vs. District

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Areanoun

(mathematics) A measure of the extent of a surface; it is measured in square units.

Districtnoun

An administrative division of an area.

‘the Soho district of London’;

Areanoun

A particular geographic region.

Districtnoun

An area or region marked by some distinguishing feature.

‘the Lake District in Cumbria’;

Areanoun

Any particular extent of surface, especially an empty or unused extent.

‘The photo is a little dark in that area.’;

Districtnoun

(UK) An administrative division of a county without the status of a borough.

‘South Oxfordshire District Council’;

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Areanoun

The extent, scope, or range of an object or concept.

‘The plans are a bit vague in that area.’;

Districtverb

(transitive) To divide into administrative or other districts.

Areanoun

(British) An open space, below ground level, between the front of a house and the pavement.

Districtadjective

(obsolete) rigorous; stringent; harsh

Areanoun

(soccer) Penalty box; penalty area.

Districtadjective

Rigorous; stringent; harsh.

‘Punishing with the rod of district severity.’;

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Areanoun

(slang) Genitals.

Districtnoun

The territory within which the lord has the power of coercing and punishing.

Areanoun

Any plane surface, as of the floor of a room or church, or of the ground within an inclosure; an open space in a building.

‘The Alban lake . . . looks like the area of some vast amphitheater.’;

Districtnoun

A division of territory; a defined portion of a state, town, or city, etc., made for administrative, electoral, or other purposes; as, a congressional district, judicial district, land district, school district, etc.

‘To exercise exclusive legislation . . . over such district not exceeding ten miles square.’;

Areanoun

The inclosed space on which a building stands.

Districtnoun

Any portion of territory of undefined extent; a region; a country; a tract.

‘These districts which between the tropics lie.’;

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Areanoun

The sunken space or court, giving ingress and affording light to the basement of a building.

Districtverb

To divide into districts or limited portions of territory; as, legislatures district States for the choice of representatives.

Areanoun

An extent of surface; a tract of the earth's surface; a region; as, vast uncultivated areas.

Districtnoun

a region marked off for administrative or other purposes

Areanoun

The superficial contents of any figure; the surface included within any given lines; superficial extent; as, the area of a square or a triangle.

Districtverb

regulate housing in; of certain areas of towns

Areanoun

A spot or small marked space; as, the germinative area.

District

A district is a type of administrative division that, in some countries, is managed by the local government. Across the world, areas known as vary greatly in size, spanning regions or counties, several municipalities, subdivisions of municipalities, school district, or political district.

‘districts’;

Areanoun

Extent; scope; range; as, a wide area of thought.

‘The largest area of human history and man's common nature.’;

Areanoun

a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography);

‘it was a mountainous area’; ‘Bible country’;

Areanoun

a particular environment or walk of life;

‘his social sphere is limited’; ‘it was a closed area of employment’; ‘he's out of my orbit’;

Areanoun

a subject of study;

‘it was his area of specialization’; ‘areas of interest include...’;

Areanoun

a part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function;

‘the spacious cooking area provided plenty of room for servants’;

Areanoun

a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve;

‘in the abdominal region’;

Areanoun

the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary;

‘the area of a rectangle’; ‘it was about 500 square feet in area’;

Area

Area is the quantity that expresses the extent of a two-dimensional region, shape, or planar lamina, in the plane. Surface area is its analog on the two-dimensional surface of a three-dimensional object.

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