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zone
climatic zones
A. North Frigid Zone
B. North Temperate Zone
C. Torrid Zone
D. South Temperate Zone
E. South Frigid Zone

zone

 (zōn)
n.
1.
a. An area or a region distinguished from adjacent parts by a distinctive feature or characteristic.
b. A section of an area or territory established for a specific purpose, as a section of a city restricted to a particular type of building, enterprise, or activity: a residential zone.
c. An area of a given radius within which a uniform rate is charged, as for transportation or shipping.
2.
a. Any of the five regions of the surface of the earth that are loosely divided according to prevailing climate and latitude, including the tropics, the North and South Temperate Zones, and the North and South Polar Regions.
b. A similar division on any other planet.
c. Mathematics A portion of a sphere bounded by the intersections of two parallel planes with the sphere.
3. Ecology An area characterized by distinct physical conditions and supporting a particular type of flora and fauna.
4. Anatomy A ringlike or cylindrical growth or structure.
5. Geology A region or stratum distinguished by composition or content.
6. Sports A zone defense.
7. Archaic A belt or girdle.
tr.v. zoned, zon·ing, zones
1. To divide or designate into zones.
2. To surround or encircle.
Phrasal Verbs:
zone in
To focus or concentrate on something.
zone out Informal
To lose concentration or become inattentive.
Idiom:
in the zone
Informal In a state of focused attention or energy so that one's performance is enhanced: a goalie who was in the zone throughout the playoffs.

[Middle English, one of the encircling regions of the earth, from Latin zōna, girdle, celestial zone, from Greek zōnē.]

zon′al (zō′nəl) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.zoning - dividing an area into zones or sections reserved for different purposes such as residence and business and manufacturing etc
sectionalisation, sectionalization, segmentation, partitioning, partition, division - the act of dividing or partitioning; separation by the creation of a boundary that divides or keeps apart
city planning, town planning, urban planning - determining and drawing up plans for the future physical arrangement and condition of a community
Translations

zoning

[ˈzəʊnɪŋ] Ndivisión f por zonas, distribución f en zonas

zoning

n
Zoneneinteilung f
the zoning of this area as …die Erklärung dieses Gebietes zum

zoning

[ˈzəʊnɪŋ] nzonizzazione f
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New construction is not permitted in Zone III under the CDA's zoning regulations, and owners of old houses may only renovate or expand their homes.
The 'Building and Zoning Regulations' draft, made available to The Express Tribune, shows that the authority has proposed a 100-150% increase in building plan scrutiny fee for residential and public building plots.
According to RDA spokesman Hafiz Mohammad Irfan, the owners of the properties in the housing scheme constructed illegal residential and commercial buildings without prior approval of the authorities concerned and No Objection Certificates (NOCs) besides violating Punjab Development of Cities Act 1976 and RDA Building and Zoning Regulations 2007.
House Bill 2298 provides that only a county may enact zoning regulations for wind farms in the rural parts of a county, outside the zoning jurisdiction of incorporated cities, even in counties that don't have countywide zoning regulations.
ISLAMABAD: Capital Development Authority (CDA) on Sunday carried out an anti-encroachment Operation along Murree Road in Malpur Area and demolished several illegal structures constructed in violation of CDA Zoning Regulations.
1960, ICT Zoning Regulations 1992 and Islamabad Building Control Regulations, 2005 located on about 20 feet wide Katcha Path originating from Service Road of Motorway Link Road (Kashmir Highway), opposite old Toll Plaza in sector E-17 Islamabad are illegal.
Oneida County Corporation Counsel Brian Desmond had asked Schimel in 2017 whether county officials could impose general zoning regulations on shorelands falling within the jurisdiction of towns that have not adopted the county's general zoning ordinance.
Despite this newfound enthusiasm for looser zoning regulations, however, Carson's comments have not yet translated into concrete policy action.
The bench was informed that the CDA has started issuing notices to those who constructed buildings in violation of ICT Zoning Regulations 1992 and the prime minister was the first one to be served a notice.
The notices have been issued under the Capital Development Authority (CDA) Ordinance 1960, Section 46 and (49-C 1), ICT Zoning Regulations 1992 (Amendment) and the Islamabad Residential Sector (Building Control) Zoning Regulations 2005.
by location, design, and/or price-point) and need to change their zoning regulations in order to do so.
The construction of structures in zone three and four of Islamabad are illegal as they are in violation of zoning regulations, the report said and added that Section 144 has been imposed in the area The report also recommended demolishing all illegal constructions in the area.