residential area

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Noun1.residential area - a district where people liveresidential area - a district where people live; occupied primarily by private residences
housing development - a residential area of similar dwellings built by property developers and usually under a single management; "they live in the new housing development"
housing estate - a residential area where the houses were all planned and built at the same time
district, territorial dominion, territory, dominion - a region marked off for administrative or other purposes
planned community - a residential district that is planned for a certain class of residents
uptown - a residential part of town away from the central commercial district
suburb, suburban area, suburbia - a residential district located on the outskirts of a city
exurbia - a residential area outside of a city and beyond suburbia
tenement district - a residential district occupied primarily with tenement houses
rabbit warren, warren - an overcrowded residential area
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A fire has broken out of a residential area in Barangay San Isidro, Paranaque City on Wednesday afternoon.
Summary: Panaji (Goa) [India], September 8 (ANI): A Goa NGO on Friday wrote a letter to Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar against former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal, accusing him of illegally running a hotel in residential area.
Police said they have formed a team of officers who were deployed in the residential area and managed to arrest the suspects aged between 16 and 17.
The first one is related to setting up infrastructure for the new residential area in Liwa in the Governorate of North Al Batinah.
This residential area witnesses one or the other accident almost every week," said Ali Abdullah, a resident of Khoudh.
The residential area is one of the branches of the functional areas within a region, which "implies a permanent human concentration" (Sageata, 2010: 73).
15 (ONA) The Committee dealing with the labour camps and mini workshops located in residential area in the Wilayat of A'Seeb which was formed by ministerial decree issued by the Minister of State and Governor of Muscat held its first meeting under the chairmanship of Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdullah al-Busaidi, Wali of A'Seeb.
Abu Dhabi: A young driver has been arrested for speeding after he drove his car at 194km/h in a residential area in Abu Dhabi where the speed limit was pegged at 30km/h.
This article presents information on present condition of urban multi-storey residential area courtyards in the Baltic Sea region and analyses development stages of their landscape composition.
A previous ordinance against adult modeling studios was enacted in 1997, before the development of technologies that make it easier to record and transmit adult material in a residential area, city officials said.
A gas explosion at a retail stall under renovation in a crowded residential area killed one person and injured seven others Tuesday, police in Hong Kong said.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-14 January 2003-NCC Finland Oy to build new residential area near Helsinki(C)1994-2003 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.

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