Areas

Areas may refer to

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

Other articles related to "areas, area":

Våler, Hedmark - History - Finnish Immigration
... they were encouraged by Swedish king Gustav Vasa to settle in the unpopulated areas of Värmland and Solør, along the border between Norway and Sweden ... 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 ... the taxable income from the scarcely populated areas of western Sweden ...
Dari (Persian Dialect) - Geographical Distribution
... many 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, Panjshir ... also exist in southwestern and eastern Pashtun-dominated areas such as in the cities of Ghazni, Farah, Zaranj, Lashkar Gah, Kandahar, and Gardez ...
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) ... noticeable on most people in a small number of areas, which are also the ones that are most commonly trimmed, plucked, or shaved ...
Burma - Geography - Wildlife
... tropical growth and valuable teak in lower Burma, cover over 49% of the country, including areas of acacia, bamboo, ironwood and michelia champaca ... 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 ...
Redlining
... jobs to 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 (usually ... During the heyday of redlining, the areas most frequently discriminated against were black inner city neighborhoods ...

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    ... two great areas of deafness existed in the South: White Southerners had no ears to hear that which threatened their Dream. And colored Southerners had none to hear that which could reduce their anger.
    Sarah Patton Boyle, U.S. civil rights activist and author. The Desegregated Heart, part 1, ch. 16 (1962)

    The discovery of the North Pole is one of those realities which could not be avoided. It is the wages which human perseverance pays itself when it thinks that something is taking too long. The world needed a discoverer of the North Pole, and in all areas of social activity, merit was less important here than opportunity.
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    Adults understandably assume that the level of verbal proficiency a five-year-old displays represents his level of proficiency in all areas of functioning—if he talks like an adult, he must think and feel like one. However, five-year-olds,... belie the promise of adult-like behavior with their child-like, impulsive actions.
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