Areas

Areas may refer to

  • Area, an expression of two-dimensional space
  • Areas, a genus of moth

Other articles related to "areas, area":

Burma - Geography - Wildlife
... Burma, cover over 49% of the country, including areas of acacia, bamboo, ironwood and michelia champaca ... The lands along the coast support all varieties of tropical fruits and once had large areas of mangroves although much of the protective mangroves have disappeared ... For a list of protected areas, see List of protected areas of Burma ...
Hair - Social Role
... It can grow on most external areas of the human body, except on the palms of the hands and the soles of the feet (among other areas) ... is most noticeable on most people in a small number of areas, which are also the ones that are most commonly trimmed, plucked, or shaved ...
Dari (Persian Dialect) - Geographical Distribution
... Pashtuns living in Tajik and Hazara concentrated areas also use Dari as a first language ... Dari dominates in the northern, western and central areas of Afghanistan, and is the common language spoken in cities such as Mazar-i-Sharif, Herat, Fayzabad ... exist in southwestern and eastern Pashtun-dominated areas such as in the cities of Ghazni, Farah, Zaranj, Lashkar Gah, Kandahar, and Gardez ...
Redlining
... residents in particular, often racially determined, areas ... It refers to the practice of marking a red line on a map to delineate the area where banks would not invest later the term was applied to discrimination against a particular group of people (usuall ... During the heyday of redlining, the areas most frequently discriminated against were black inner city neighborhoods ...
Våler, Hedmark - History - Finnish Immigration
... were encouraged by Swedish king Gustav Vasa to settle in the unpopulated areas of Värmland and Solør, along the border between Norway and Sweden ... At that time the forests far from the settled areas were of little value, and therefore immigrants could settle in large numbers without coming into conflict with the locals ... he wanted to increase the taxable income from the scarcely populated areas of western Sweden ...

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