area

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stomach area abdomen , belly , midriff , solar plexus
originating in an area or environment aboriginal , autochthonous , indigenous
worn area abrasion
abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off abrasion , excoriation , scrape , scratch
road affording access to and from area access road
code (a series of characters or digits) that must be entered in some way (typed or dialed or spoken) to get the use of something (a telephone line or a computer or a local area network etc.) access , access code
major strategic headquarters of NATO; safeguards an area extending from Norway to Turkey ACE , Allied Command Europe
weak area Achilles' heel , underbelly
unit of area (4840 square yards) used in English-speaking countries acre
unit of land or area acre
area of land acreage , demesne , expanse , territory , tract
area of ground used for some particular purpose (such as building or farming) acreage , land area
most important or interesting work or activity in a specific area or field action
case officer designated to perform an act during a clandestine operation (especially in a hostile area) action officer
suburban area laid out in streets and lots for a future residential area addition
mountain range in northeastern New York State; a popular resort area Adirondack Mountains , Adirondacks
flow to or toward an area afflux
powerful doglike mammal of southern and eastern Africa that hunts in large packs; now rare in settled area African hunting dog , Cape hunting dog , hyena dog , Lycaon pictus
Eurasian grass grown in United States great plains area for forage and erosion control Agropyron cristatum , crested wheat grass , crested wheatgrass , fairway crested wheat grass
annual or perennial grasses cosmopolitan in northern hemisphere: bent grass (so named from `bent' meaning an area of unfenced grassland) Agrostis , genus Agrostis
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