Occupancy in building construction and building codes is the use or intended use of a building or part thereof for the shelter or support of persons, animals or property. A closely related meaning is the number of units in such a building that are rented or leased, or otherwise in-use. The lack of occupancy in this sense is a vacancy.
Other articles related to "vacant":
... By 1953, the congregation had outgrown the small church, which had room for only 100 parishioners ... A new St ...
... Crows continue to drop one piece per turn on any vacant point until all seven crows have been dropped which requires seven turns ... the vulture is dropped by the other player on any vacant point on the board ... have been dropped, the crows can move one space onto a vacant point per turn following the pattern on the board ...
1) (Vacant), Bishop and Abbot of the Monastery of Saint George in El Rozaiquat, Central Egypt. 2) (Vacant), Bishop and Abbot of the Monastery of Saint Anthony the Great in Barstow, California, United States ... (Vacant after the death of Bishop Karas in 2002) 3) (Vacant), Metropolitan Archbishop of the Holy Metropolis of Toulon and all France Primate of The French Coptic Orthodox Church ...
... Vacant 1935 After Oakeley retired due to injury Bill Garnon 1935 ... London, England M ... Fazal 1937 ... Alan Muir 1938 ... Michael O'Leary 1939 ... Vacant Michael O'Leary was killed during the outbreak of the war, he died undefeated ... Vacant 1950 After Assirati left for India ...
... Sedevacantism (derived from the Latin words sedes or "seat", and vacans or "vacant") is the position, held by a minority of Traditionalist Catholics ... which literally means "the seat being vacant", specifically in the context of the vacancy of the Holy See ... they declare to be an illegitimate pope, was really vacant, some have chosen an alternative pope of their own, and thus in their view ended the vacancy of the see, and are known sometimes ...
Famous quotes containing the word vacant:
“The worlds revolve like ancient women
Gathering fuel in vacant lots.”
—T.S. (Thomas Stearns)
“Your honesty is not to be based either on religion or policy. Both your religion and policy must be based on it. Your honesty must be based, as the sun is, in vacant heaven; poised, as the lights in the firmament, which have rule over the day and over the night.”
—John Ruskin (18191900)
“And ladies with their nails prepared for tea
And sunken barques that coast the shores of hell
And old men vacant of propriety
Have faintly rung a next-door neighbors bell.”
—Allen Tate (18991979)