Definition of Area


  • the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary
    "the area of a rectangle"
    "it was about 500 square feet in area"
    - surface area
  • a part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function
    "the spacious cooking area provided plenty of room for servants"
  • 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"
  • a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve
    "in the abdominal region"
  • a subject of study
    "it was his area of specialization"
    "areas of interest include..."
  • 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"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble area

10 unscramble word found using the letters area.

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