confined area

confined area

As it relates to helicopter operations, it means a smaller-than-normal area for landing or maneuvering a helicopter in, which dictates the use of special procedures.
References in classic literature ?
Thus it will be in nature; for within a confined area, with some place in its polity not so perfectly occupied as might be, natural selection will always tend to preserve all the individuals varying in the right direction, though in different degrees, so as better to fill up the unoccupied place.
These anomalous forms may almost be called living fossils; they have endured to the present day, from having inhabited a confined area, and from having thus been exposed to less severe competition.
They came up with an idea of having a confined area for the dogs to run in.
At the request of that government, after they had already made significant progress against ISIL, and had essentially pushed ISIL into a very confined area in and around Sirte, it is in America's national security interests in our fight against ISIL to make sure that they are able to finish the job," Obama said in a press conference.
Lot 2 heating - air treatment; Plumbing - special fluids; suspended ceiling / partition / joinery - confined area.
The source of high-energy gamma rays from PKS 1830-211 is a confined area about the size of the solar system, University of Geneva astrophysicist Andrii Neronov and colleagues report in the August Nature Physics.
The British Lung Foundation is clear that the effect on children of passive smoking in a confined area such as a car or van is very harmful.
Though we did need smelling salts for Elaine, our office manager, who had a case of the vapours when faced with so much finely honed muscle in a confined area.
Drivers will be tested for memory and car handling skills as they pit their wits against several tests comprising cones and stop-astride lines, often only using first and reverse gears, but getting up to 30 mph in a confined area and against the clock, making effective use of the handbrake turn and using the weight of the car to navigate the twisting course.
I know there isn't much money in the council coffers but I think they should consider opening a dog park where dogs can run free in a confined area without being a nuisance to members of the public or young children who don't like or are scared of dogs.
Like many others, I have watched with fascination at the seemingly unstoppable growth of stalls, from what was once a confined area around Victoria Square, to take over much of the central retail area - spreading along the entire length of New Street, one assumes it is only a matter of time before Corporation Street and High Street are also annexed by the market traders.
I wonder if riding in a confined area is not challenging enough for our police to tackle as they could be laughed out of court.