clear area

clear area

[′klir ‚er·ē·ə]
(computer science)
In optical character recognition, any area designated to be kept free of printing or any other extraneous markings.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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A clear area of a few yards surrounded the pi-pi, and was enclosed by four trunks of cocoanut trees resting at the angles on massive blocks of stone.
Step Two: With dark green paint and the brush, draw on the stem of the pumpkin in the clear area, adding wiggly lines as leaves.
PUMPKIN Step One: Using a damp sponge These fun | and orange paint, apply a base coat over the whole face, leaving a clear area in the top corner of the forehead.
Television transmitters operating in the Mega-Watt (millions of watts) power range are scattered throughout the country and finding a clear area to operate in was often challenging, especially in metropolitan areas.
* A 60-inch-diameter clear area for wheelchair turnarounds.
Discuss whether it is it easier for animals to camouflage in wooded areas or in areas where humans have cleared out much of the trees and plants and whether animals have a better chance of surviving in a clear area or wooded area.
For example, it can determine whether a 28-inch clear area can be more economically cut as two 14-inch parts or as one 24-inch part and 4 inches of waste.
Program room area can be estimated at about a target of 50 net square feet per person and minimum of 28 net square feet (i.e., clear area) per person, at maximum capacity.
"The good thing about it," Richard Carter explains to the authors, "is that there is so much clear area behind the house.
RAWALPINDI -- Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif Tuesday visited the Police Training Centre (PTC) Quetta and met police officials, army and FC troops, who carried out an operation last night to clear area, neutralise and eliminate the terrorists attacking the centre.
FAW secretary general David Collins said the incident was ``particularly disappointing'' as they and South Wales Police had asked the Italian authorities to set up a clear area between the fans.
All the owners of plots whose plots were situated on clear area of the scheme but they had not so for paid the outstanding dues, have been directed for depositing remaining price of their plots by the deadline.