free area

free area

The total minimum area of the openings in an air inlet or outlet (e.g., air diffuser, grille, or register) through which air can pass; usually expressed as a percentage of the total area.
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Normal operations at the busy Free Area trading centre on the Nakuru Nairobi highway almost came to a standstill when followers of the self-proclaimed 'Prophet' David Owuor laid a red carpet on a section of the sidewalk to the welcome him in town.
Kenya and Ghana are the first countries to submit legal instruments ratifying the Africa Continental Free Area Agreement.
BARIKOT -- District Member Barikot Ajab Khan said that we will fulfill all the promises which we made in election and Barikot will be problem free area and will be role model for the other parts of the province.
The report said: "Consideration is being given to the potential designation of part of the beach as a dog free area over future summer months.
Bulgaria and Romania have long sought membership in the Schengen free area, but are currently facing strong opposition from various French officials.
Plant the tubers as soon as possible, preferably in tubs or potato cropping sacks, which can be moved to a frost free area if necessary.
The overall power demand of the Makran division is 55MW during the peak summer season and 40MW in winter season and now with the import of about 70MW, the entire Mekran division has become a loadshedding free area of the province.
Summary: The head and members of the Local Council of Misratah City met the accredited Italian Ambassador in Libya with the presence of the head of the board of directors in Free Area of Misratah and the head of the conducting committee of the Libyan Iron and Steel Company.
Lakis Avraamides, President of the Tourism Development and Promotion Company of the Free Area of Famagusta, told CNA that ''during this period occupancy in Ayia Napa and Protaras is very high, we have reached 100%,'' adding that ''it appears that this occupancy will continue until the end of November.'' ''This was one of the initial aims of the Tourism Development and Promotion Company,'' he said and noted that the aim to lengthen of the tourist season to nine months appears to have been met.
It is subdivided into 5 different Free Areas, 3 of which have been allotted to commercial activities: The Old Free Area (Porto Vecchio), the New Free Area (Porto Nuovo) and the Timber Terminal.The remaining two, i.e.

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