Aliases%areaGetItems( ), %areaGetItems( )
Parameters[mixed @entity]

    This function returns an associative array of pointers to all the objects
currently in the given area. The list is indexed by consecutive integers
counting from 1 onward. If no parameter is used, then the area in which
the script owner resides is used as default. The entity may be one of the
following: an explicit room number; a pointer to a room, character, or
object; a keyword for a mob, or object. If the entity is valid then the
area for the room in which it resides will be searched.