# Functions which create a fuzzy rectangle

The RestrictSearchArea( FuzzyRect fuzzyRect ) function described in * Functions which Limit the Search Area* allows you to limit the search area to any fuzzy rectangle.

The table below lists the functions that can be used to obtain a fuzzy rectangle.

Function |
Description |

HorSearchAreaBound LeftBound() |
Used to set a constraint for the left boundary of the search area. Expressions of type LeftBound() > XCoordinate return FuzzyRect. |

VertSearchAreaBound TopBound() |
Used to set a constraint for the top boundary of the search area. Expressions of type topBound() > YCoordinate return FuzzyRect. |

HorSearchAreaBound RightBound() |
Used to set a constraint for the right boundary of the search area. Expressions of type RightBound () > XCoordinate return FuzzyRect. |

VertSearchAreaBound BottomBound() |
Used to set a constraint for the bottom boundary of the search area. Expressions of type BottomBound () > YCoordinate return FuzzyRect. |

FuzzyRect AreaLeftOf( XInterval x, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a vertical half-plane located to the left of the point x.End – offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaLeftOf( FuzzyRect rect, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a vertical half-plane located to the left of the point rect.Left.End – offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaLeftOf( Hypothesis hyp, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a vertical half-plane located to the left of the point hyp.Rect.Left.End – offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaLeftOf( HypothesisInstances hyps, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a vertical half-plane located to the left of the point hyps.Rect.Left.End – offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaRightOf( XInterval x, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a vertical half-plane located to the right of the point x.Start + offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaRightOf( FuzzyRect rect, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a vertical half-plane located to the right of the point rect.Right.Start + offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaRightOf( Hypothesis hyp, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a vertical half-plane located to the right of the point hyp.rect.Right.Start + offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaRightOf( HypothesisInstances hyps, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a vertical half-plane located to the right of the point hyp.Rect.Right.Start + offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaAbove( YInterval y, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a horizontal half-plane located above the point y.End - offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaAbove( FuzzyRect rect, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a horizontal half-plane located above the point rect.top.End - offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaAbove( Hypothesis hyp, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a horizontal half-plane located above the point hyp.rect.top.End - offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaAbove( HypothesisInstances hyps, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a horizontal half-plane located above the point hyp.Rect.top.End - offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaBelow( YInterval y, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a horizontal half-plane located below the point y.Start + offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaBelow( FuzzyRect rect, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a horizontal half-plane located below the point rect.Bottom.Start + offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaBelow( Hypothesis hyp, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a horizontal half-plane located below the point hyp.rect.Bottom.Start + offset. |

FuzzyRect AreaBelow ( HypothesisInstances hyps, Distance offset = 0 ) | Returns a fuzzy rectangle in global coordinates, which is a horizontal half-plane located below the point hyp.Rect.Bottom.Start + offset. |

FuzzyRect ImageLeftOf( XInterval x, Distance offset = 0 ) |
Returns a fuzzy rectangle, which is an intersection of the rectangle of the page and the vertical half-plane located to the left of the point x.End – offset.
For a multi-page document, use the function FuzzyRect AreaLeftOf( XInterval x, Distance offset = 0 ). |

FuzzyRect ImageLeftOf( FuzzyRect rect, Distance offset = 0 ) |
Returns a fuzzy rectangle, which is an intersection of the rectangle of the page and the vertical half-plane located to the left of the point rect.Left.End – offset.
For a multi-page document, use the function FuzzyRect AreaLeftOf( FuzzyRect rect, Distance offset = 0 ). |

FuzzyRect ImageLeftOf( Hypothesis hyp, Distance offset = 0 ) |
Returns a fuzzy rectangle, which is an intersection of the rectangle of the page and the vertical half-plane located to the left of the point hyp.Rect.Left.End – offset.
For a multi-page document, use the function FuzzyRect AreaLeftOf( Hypothesis hyp, Distance offset = 0). |

FuzzyRect ImageRightOf( XInterval x, Distance offset = 0 ) |
Returns a fuzzy rectangle, which is an intersection of the rectangle of the page and the vertical half-plane located to the left of the point x.Start + offset.
For a multi-page document, use the function FuzzyRect AreaRightOf( XInterval x, Distance offset = 0 ). |

FuzzyRect ImageRightOf( FuzzyRect rect, Distance offset = 0 ) |
Returns a fuzzy rectangle, which is an intersection of the rectangle of the page and the vertical half-plane located to the right of the point rect.Right.Start + offset.
For a multi-page document, use the function FuzzyRect AreaRightOf( FuzzyRect rect, Distance offset = 0 ). |

FuzzyRect ImageRightOf( Hypothesis hyp, Distance offset = 0 ) |
Returns a fuzzy rectangle, which is an intersection of the rectangle of the page and the vertical half-plane located to the right of the point hyp.rect.Right.Start + offset.
For a multi-page document, use the function FuzzyRect AreaRightOf( Hypothesis hyp, Distance offset = 0). |

FuzzyRect ImageAbove( YInterval y, Distance offset = 0 ) |
Returns a fuzzy rectangle, which is an intersection of the rectangle of the page and the horizontal half-plane located above the point y.End - offset.
For a multi-page document, use the function FuzzyRect AreaAbove( YInterval y, Distance offset = 0 ). |

FuzzyRect ImageAbove( FuzzyRect rect, Distance offset = 0 ) |
Returns a fuzzy rectangle, which is an intersection of the rectangle of the page and the horizontal half-plane located above the point rect.top.End - offset.
For a multi-page document, use the function FuzzyRect AreaAbove( FuzzyRect rect, Distance offset = 0 ). |

FuzzyRect ImageAbove( Hypothesis hyp, Distance offset = 0 ) |
Returns a fuzzy rectangle, which is an intersection of the rectangle of the page and the vertical half-plane located to the left of the point hyp.rect.top.End - offset.
For a multi-page document, use the function FuzzyRect AreaAbove( Hypothesis hyp, Distance offset = 0 ). |

FuzzyRect ImageBelow( YInterval y, Distance offset = 0 ) |
Returns a fuzzy rectangle, which is an intersection of the rectangle of the page and the horizontal half-plane located above the point y.Start + offset.
For a multi-page document, use the function FuzzyRect AreaBelow( YInterval y, Distance offset = 0 ). |

FuzzyRect ImageBelow( FuzzyRect rect, Distance offset = 0 ) |
Returns a fuzzy rectangle, which is an intersection of the rectangle of the page and the horizontal half-plane located below the point rect.Bottom.Start + offset.
For a multi-page document, use the function FuzzyRect AreaBelow( FuzzyRect rect, Distance offset = 0 ). |

FuzzyRect ImageBelow( Hypothesis hyp, Distance offset = 0 ) |
Returns a fuzzy rectangle, which is an intersection of the rectangle of the page and the horizontal half-plane located below the point hyp.rect.Bottom.Start + offset.
For a multi-page document, use the function FuzzyRect AreaBelow( Hypothesis hyp, Distance offset = 0 ). |

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