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residential areas
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Land used primarily for permanent dwellings, such as houses, apartments, and housing developments, including adjacent facilities such as underground and surface utilities, access streets and alleys, and other servicing structures, appurtenances, and measures.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
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residential lands
residential neighborhoods
residential neighbourhoods
Broader Term
land resources
Related Term
human communities
human settlements
residential density
áreas residenciales
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