enclosed space


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Noun1.enclosed space - space that is surrounded by something
space - an empty area (usually bounded in some way between things); "the architect left space in front of the building"; "they stopped at an open space in the jungle"; "the space between his teeth"
hollow - a cavity or space in something; "hunger had caused the hollows in their cheeks"
sac, sack, pocket, pouch - an enclosed space; "the trapped miners found a pocket of air"
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On the 4th of November fifty workmen commenced digging, in the very center of the enclosed space on the summit of Stones Hill, a circular hole sixty feet in diameter.
The northern access to the lists terminated in a similar entrance of thirty feet in breadth, at the extremity of which was a large enclosed space for such knights as might be disposed to enter the lists with the challengers, behind which were placed tents containing refreshments of every kind for their accommodation, with armourers, tarriers, and other attendants, in readiness to give their services wherever they might be necessary.
Father Brown found Flambeau and some six other people standing round the enclosed space into which the lift commonly descended.
Pushing the gate, which stood ajar, Wegg looked into an enclosed space where certain tall dark mounds rose high against the sky, and where the pathway to the Bower was indicated, as the moonlight showed, between two lines of broken crockery set in ashes.
According to Brasov Mayor George Scripcaru, first investigations reveal the deflagration ocurred because the concentration of the flour powders in an enclosed space was not respected.
It will provide an en efficient and easy method to protect metals within an enclosed space.
Dust inhalation: Working with wood and other building materials in an enclosed space can present inhalation dangers.
IT'S the time of year when every available enclosed space in Edinburgh is turned into an artistic venue.
In addition to the health risks arising from passive smoking in an enclosed space, lighting up in front of a young child also encourages them to model the negative behaviour, said Dr Dolly Habbal, clinical psychologist at the Gulf Diagnostics Centre Hospital in the capital.
Next to the hill was an enclosed space around 800 donums large, housing dogs trained to catch hares.
The study used positron emission tomography (PET) to demonstrate that one hour of second-hand smoke in an enclosed space results in enough nicotine reaching the brain to bind receptors that are normally targeted by direct exposure to tobacco smoke.
The multi-use sports area will be created next Whitley Park and Whitley Bay Library, creating enclosed space for ball games and other sports.