populated area

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Noun1.populated area - a geographical area constituting a city or townpopulated area - a geographical area constituting a city or town
megalopolis - a very large urban complex (usually involving several cities and towns)
conurbation, sprawl, urban sprawl - an aggregation or continuous network of urban communities
common, commons, green, park - a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area; "they went for a walk in the park"
municipality - an urban district having corporate status and powers of self-government
new town - a planned urban community created in a rural or undeveloped area and designed to be self-sufficient with its own housing and education and commerce and recreation
barrio - an urban area in a Spanish-speaking country
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Contract award: heinola sparsely populated area of mixed and burnable waste collection contract.
Under the project in the area of New town Police Station Pindora Police Station, external area of Murree Police Station New Murree, in the populated area Sadiqabad Police Station Shaqrial Police Station, for the biggest Police Station of Tehsil Gujar Khan Sadar Gujar Khan Police Station, for Air Port Police Station Chaklala Police Station and for the most important area of External Saddar Police Station Chakri Police Station were to be constructed.
Rhondda Cynon Taf is the second most populated area in Wales and in the last census it was about 296,000 against Cardiff being the most populated area at about 300,000.
This will help ban the building of heavy industries 5 kilometers from any populated area or natural rarities.
The newspaper concluded that when a rocket is fired into a built-up and densely populated area, a 10-meter deflection can wreak destruction and kill uninvolved people.
THIS showroom premises on Station Road, Prudhoe, is well located within a densely populated area.
Paul Brotzman, the city's director of community development, said some property owners in the sparsely populated area do not support it, but it is possible.
Hadley Center's close proximity to 1-287 coupled with a tenant line-up of some of the industry's strongest retailers will draw residential customers living in this densely populated area as far away as 10-miles from the center.
This area is the most densely populated area of the world that has a monsoon climate, high pollution level, water shortages, and farming activity.
Tenders are invited for Shifting of 33 KV and 33 KV Batauli Feeder passing through premises located at densely populated area and near Gahira Guru
Sharmila Farooqui said that the criminal elements could exist in any part of the country and the government does not consider any area as Pakhtoon populated area, Sindhi populated area or Urdu speaking populated area.
Contract notice: Puumala sparsely populated area of ?