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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Shopkeepers are playing with the lives of people after establishing their outlets in populated area which may cause any fatal incident, said Rauf Munir, a resident of Kentchi Morh while talking to reporter.
TEHRAN, March 25 (KUNA) -- A helicopter used as ambulance crahsed in a populated area southern Iran on Friday and all seven people on board were killed, the Fars news agency reported.
MORO -- The activists of the Sunni Tehreek Moro chapter under the leadership of Mohammad Atiq Qadri, Mahboob Arain, Zainul Abedin, Rashid Shah Qasmi, Kashif Khoso, Badaruddin Memon, Khadim Khoso, Liaquat Arain and others took out a protest rally against the construction of a mosque of Ahle Hadees (Wahabi) in populated area of Sunni sect.
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.
Contract award: heinola sparsely populated area of mixed and burnable waste collection contract.
MORO -- The activists of the Sunni Tehreek Moro chapter under the leadership of Mohammad Atiq Qadri, Mahboob Arain, Rashid Shah Qasmi and others took out a protest rally against the construction of a mosque of Ahle Hadees (Wahabi) in populated area of Sunni sect.