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cold spot

n
(Commerce) an area where house prices are stable and properties are slow to sell
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They dwelt in a cold spot and a dangerous one; for a mountain towered above their heads, so steep, that the stones would often rumble down its sides and startle them at midnight.
(This family were situated in the Notch of the White Hills, where the wind was sharp throughout the year, and pitilessly cold in the winter- giving their cottage all its fresh inclemency before it descended on the valley of the Saco) They dwelt in a cold spot and a dangerous one; for a mountain towered above their heads, so steep, that the stones would often rumble down its sides and startle them at midnight.
One such anomaly is the Cold Spot in the CMB, which causes problems in the standard model of cosmology.
The Careers & Enterprise Company found where in England young people face the greatest challenge in accessing the careers and enterprise provision they need - so called"Cold Spot" areas.
Thirty years later, Dubay's business, Cold Spot Feeds, is a thriving hub for mushing in Interior Alaska.
Wahl's new line of pain management products features three new Hot/Cold Gel Packs, including the Ceramic & Gel Pack Hot/ Cold Spot Therapy, the Hot/Cold Massage Spot Therapy Vibrating Gel Pack and the XL Hot/Cold Pack Oversized Therapeutic Gel Pack.
Paul St Martin AIT SOUNDS like you have a cold spot on the wall and the warm moist air is condensating on it causing dampness.
The discovery is significant as it could help explain a mysterious "Cold Spot" in space found by scientists in 2004.
Each suite is all tiled, with 75% heated flooring and there's 25% there as a wee cold spot if the dogs like to cool down a wee bit.
Other cold spot no-nos in a prospective partner are cold hands (19 per cent), cold chests (five per cent) and even noses (three per cent).
One of the most infamous is the so-called Cold Spot, a large region spanning 10[degrees] in Eridanus that is about four times cooler than the average CMB fluctuation.
Individuals and organizations are working together to rebuild a neighborhood and cure a cold spot: better housing, parks and walking trails, eliminating food deserts, and pulling together the asset shed.