Entry from British & World English dictionary
A ratio representing the density of building in a specified area of land: the City Corporation had specified a maximum plot ratio of five to one across the whole site
More example sentences
- A lower plot ratio means the floor area the developer can build at the site will be reduced.
- In a bid to fully utilise the maximum plot ratio of 0.5 times, alterations costing more than HK $100 million have been made to the project.
- The 191,256 square feet site has a plot ratio of nine times and will have a gross floor area of 1.72 million sq ft.
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