FAR

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floor area ratio

The ratio of the total floor area of a building (excluding areas such as mechanical rooms or the areas of floors used exclusively for mechanical equipment) to the area of the lot on which the building is built.
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At moments his deliverances seemed to stir people of different minds to fury in two continents, so far as they were English-speaking, and on the coasts of the seven seas; and some of these came back at him with such violent personalities as it is his satisfaction to remember that he never indulged in his attacks upon their theories of criticism and fiction.
In curriculum planning terms, an additional consideration with regard to each of the curricular dimensions so far considered is that of progression.
I'm holding them to a high standard and so far our results have been mixed because we're inexperienced.
Although White Plains has only 19 percent of the total office space in Westchester, it has accounted for 30 percent of the total leasing and 34 percent of total absorption so far this year.
The Hubble Space Telescope may have detected another 30 or so smaller, comet-sized objects, although the evidence so far is not decisive (SN: 6/22/96, p.