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Meaning of "floor space" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FLOOR SPACE

floor space  [flɔː speɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FLOOR SPACE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Floor space is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FLOOR SPACE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Floor area (building)

Floor area is a building, architecture, and real estate term referring to the amount of area taken up by a building or part of it. The ways of defining "floor area" depend on what factors of the building should or should not be included, such as external walls, internal walls, corridors, lift shafts, stairs, etc. Generally there are 3 major differences in measuring floor area. ▪ Gross floor area - The total floor area contained within the building measured to the external face of the external walls. ▪ Gross internal area - The floor area contained within the building measured to the internal face of the external walls. ▪ Net internal area - The NIA is the GIA less the floor areas taken up by lobbies, enclosed machinery rooms on the roof, stairs and escalators, mechanical and electrical services, lifts, columns, toilet areas, ducts, and risers.

Definition of floor space in the English dictionary

The definition of floor space in the dictionary is an area on the floor of a premises where objects may be placed.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FLOOR SPACE


aerospace
ˈɛərəˌspeɪs
airspace
ˈɛəˌspeɪs
apace
əˈpeɪs
backspace
ˈbækˌspeɪs
carapace
ˈkærəˌpeɪs
cyberspace
ˈsaɪbəˌspeɪs
headspace
ˈhɛdˌspeɪs
hydrospace
ˌhaɪdrəʊˈspeɪs
hyperspace
ˌhaɪpəˈspeɪs
interspace
ˌɪntəˈspeɪs
lipase
ˈlaɪpeɪs
loadspace
ˈləʊdˌspeɪs
meatspace
ˈmiːtˌspeɪs
MySpace
ˈmaɪˌspeɪs
outpace
aʊtˈpeɪs
pace
peɪs
phospholipase
ˌfɒsfəʊˈlaɪpeɪs
space
speɪs
subspace
ˈsʌbˌspeɪs
webspace
ˈwɛbspeɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FLOOR SPACE

floor area
floor covering
floor cushion
floor exercises
floor lamp
floor leader
floor manager
floor plan
floor polish
floor polisher
floor show
floor trading
floor-filler
floorage
floorboard
floorcloth
floordrobe
floorer
floorhead
flooring

WORDS THAT END LIKE FLOOR SPACE

crawl space
deep space
disk space
double-space
free space
hair space
interstellar space
life space
linear space
living space
metric space
office space
outer space
personal space
sample space
single-space
snail´s pace
third space
topological space
vector space
work space

Synonyms and antonyms of floor space in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «floor space» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FLOOR SPACE

Find out the translation of floor space to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of floor space from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «floor space» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

建筑面积
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

espacio de piso
570 millions of speakers

English

floor space
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

फर्श अंतरिक्ष
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مساحة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

площадь
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

espaço
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মেঝের স্থান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

espace au sol
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ruang lantai
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Wohnfläche
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

床面積
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

바닥 공간
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Papan lantai
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

không gian sàn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தரை வெளி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फर्श जागा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kat boşluğu
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

spazio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

powierzchnia
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

площа
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

spațiu
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

χώρο στο δάπεδο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vloerruimte
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

golvyta
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gulvplass
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of floor space

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FLOOR SPACE»

The term «floor space» is quite widely used and occupies the 40.435 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FLOOR SPACE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «floor space» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «floor space» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about floor space

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FLOOR SPACE»

Discover the use of floor space in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to floor space and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
A Floor Space Valuation Method for Automotive Electronics ...
Considering the business volume generated by the automotive industry, the primary goal of this research is to formally investigate the contribution of effective floor space valuation to strategic decision making in automotive electronics ...
Gokhan Sarpkaya, 2009
2
Pocket Guide to the ADA: Americans with Disabilities Act ...
One full unobstructed side of the clear floor or ground space for a wheelchair shall adjoin or overlap an accessible route or adjoin another wheelchair clear floor space. If a clear floor space is located in an alcove or otherwise confined on all or ...
Evan Terry Associates, 2006
3
United States Congressional Serial Set
(1) The old market is comparatively insignificant. It contains about 7,000 square feet of floor space, and yielded from the ground floor for 1877, exclusive of cellars , etc., $15,168, or $2.16 per square foot of available floor space. (2) Extensions of  ...
4
Congressional edition
Estimated floor space, 1,500 square feet Chief clerk. — One chief clerk's private room, 2 rooms for clerks, 1 large room for stationery and supplies (now use two ordinary rooms), 1 room for letterpress copying, 1 mail room (ordinary size), ...
United States. Congress, 1908
5
A history of the World's Columbian exposition held in ...
On May 6, 1892, an assignment of space was made to the various countries, and later it was accepted by each as follows : Great Britain, 26,325 square feet of wall space for paintings, etc., and 4,129 square feet of floor space for sculpture ...
Rossiter Johnson, 1897
6
The Codes Guidebook for Interiors
(See Figure 7.9.) The fixtures in single-toilet facilities must be arranged so that the required clear floor space for each fixture is unobstructed. However, as shown in Figure 7.5, the clear floor spaces for different fixtures can overlap each other.
Sharon Koomen Harmon, Katherine E. Kennon, 2011
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Report
1911 Condition Value New Barn and Carriage House— Two stories, 73x 18 feet, 9,008 feet floor space. Addition 71x 24 feet, one and one half stories, 1,704 feet floor space and 1,704 feet mow space Good 4,000.00 "A" Cell House -63x46 feet  ...
Indiana. Reformatory, Pendleton, 1904
8
Annual Report of the State Board of Health of the State of ...
Morrisville. Number public buildings, 34; 8 have fire escapes; doors swing out in all cases except in gymnasium; sanitary condition good except toilet room at railroad depot. Number school buildings, 15; High School — Room 1, floor space , ...
Vermont. State Board of Health, 1906
9
The Journal of the Senate of the ... General Assembly of the ...
Hartman Building—Twelve rooms and corridor on sixth floor covering 4,000 square feet floor space; annual rental, $3,059.70; lease expires in December, 1916, except on one room which expires March, 1914; will require additional floor ...
Ohio. General Assembly. Senate, 1913
10
Medical Consensus
Enrollment— 3S0. Length of Session— 32 weeks. Number of Sessions— 4. Number of Teachers— $53. Floor Space— 65,440 square feet. Total Fees— $620. Total Co.3t of Books— 460 to $80. Living Expenses— 14 to ft per week ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FLOOR SPACE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term floor space is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Could union-busting Scott Walker be the next president? - BBC News
"It was just a sea or a lake of humanity... you had every floor space, practically, covered with people, I mean there were times when you couldn't ... «BBC News, Jul 15»
2
Farmers building on market - New Zealand Herald
... would probably result in a two-storeyed extension on the Elizabeth St side of the building, taking it from 5987sq m of floor space to 7000sq m. «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
3
Former Krystal HQ making a comeback in Chattanooga's central city …
Given that strategy, the building will be renovated to appeal to millennials, with open and interesting floor space, the developer said. Stained ... «Chattanooga Times Free Press, Jul 15»
4
Back in business: The Farm rebuilds - The Daily News Online: News
Franclemont also brought back most of her consignors for the primitive goods that populate a good deal of the floor space. The Farm is now ... «The Daily News Online, Jul 15»
5
Criticism over plans for pub's late night opening hours (From Daily …
The pub and restaurant has already been given the green light, along with 20,583sqm of business floor space and permission for 23 homes on Bargain Farm, ... «Daily Echo, Jul 15»
6
Are smart cities destined to fail like the SEZ initiative, which started …
For instance, a new layout plan of the identified area will be prepared with mixed land-use, higher floor space index (FSI) and high ground ... «Hindustan Times, Jul 15»
7
ADNEC And Agility Sign MOU #AbuDhabi - Abu Dhabi City Guide
ADNEC offers 133,000 sq m of inter-connected floor space to match the expectations of a wide variety of events and exhibitions. Equipped with ... «Abu Dhabi City Guide, Jul 15»
8
Elkhart County History: After fires destroyed 2 C.G. Conn factories …
Within three months, the new Conn factory opened at 1101 East Beardsley Ave. In total there were 66,000 feet of floor space, which brought all ... «The Elkhart Truth, Jul 15»
9
Think of house to sell as a product: Pare it down, spruce it up | www …
“Remember, you're selling the floor space, not your stuff,” said Shankle. “Don't block the windows. Don't put the sofa in the middle of the room. «Atlanta Journal Constitution, Jul 15»
10
City Planning – 'Vertical growth: Do not limit floor space index to limit …
city planning, urban planning, floor space index, fsi, mumbai city, mumbai Restrictive FSI limits have sustained an artificial scarcity of floor ... «The Indian Express, Jul 15»

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