in the area of

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in the area of

: close to (an amount)
  • The project will cost (somewhere) in the area of $50,000.

Word by Word Definitions

area play
  1. : the surface included within a set of lines

  2. : the scope of a concept, operation, or activity : field

  3. : areaway


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