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Definition: Area


Full Definition of Area

A space defined by two dimensions: length and width. Multiplying length by width yields the area of a lot or floor. For example, a room that measures ten feet by ten feet has an area of 100 square feet (10 times 10 = 100.)

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Area. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
December 02, 2021
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Area. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: December 02, 2021).
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Area are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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