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a unit of area measurement equal to a square measuring one foot on each side; 0.0929 square meters.
, sq. ft.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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For one thing, it's said to cost twice as much to maintain per
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Real estate value is usually measured in dollars per
At five dollars a
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is claimed by someone-for selling, for washing, even for sleeping-and there is almost no privacy.
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of space used.
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