What is zone?

  • (noun): A circumscribed geographical region characterized by some distinctive features.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on zone, zones:

Zone, Lombardy
... Zone (pronunciation TSO-neh or ZO-neh) is a comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy ... The motto reads Communitas Alpino Zonensis, the Alpine Community of Zone ... The city is known for the nearby "Pyramids of Zone", formations of large rock pillars created by glacial erosion ...
Glossary Of American Football - Z
... zone defense A defense in which players who are in pass coverage cover zones of the field, instead of individual players ... Pure zone packages are seldom used most defenses employ some combination of zone and man coverage ... zone blitz A defensive package combining a blitz with zone pass coverage ...
Two (The Twilight Zone)
... List of Twilight Zone episodes "Two" is the season 3 premiere of the American television anthology series The Twilight Zone ...
Zone Magazine
... Zone is a Buenos Aires, Argentina, based forum for international poetry and prose ... In December 2006, Zone presented La Nueva Poesía Ruskaya (The New Russian Poetry) at Crack-Up bookstore, in Palermo Soho, Buenos Aires, featuring translations from ... Zone maintains an online magazine featuring avant-garde and world poetry and prose ...
List of Free Trade Zones - Middle East
... Jebel Ali Free Zone, Dubai Aras Free Zone, East Azerbaijan province Iran Bahrain Logistics Zone, Kingdom of Bahrain Aden, Republic of Yemen Chabahar, Iran Arvand Free Zone, Khouzestan province, Iran Kish ...

More definitions of "zone":

  • (verb): Separate or apportion into sections.
    Synonyms: partition
  • (noun): (anatomy) any encircling or beltlike structure.
    Synonyms: zona
  • (noun): Any of the regions of the surface of the Earth loosely divided according to latitude or longitude.
    Synonyms: geographical zone
  • (verb): Regulate housing in; of certain areas of towns.
    Synonyms: district
  • (noun): An area or region distinguished from adjacent parts by a distinctive feature or characteristic.

Famous quotes containing the word zone:

    In the zone of perdition where my youth went as if to complete its education, one would have said that the portents of an imminent collapse of the whole edifice of civilization had made an appointment.
    Guy Debord (b. 1931)

    The human race is a zone of living things that should be defined by tracing its confines.
    Italo Calvino (1923–1985)

    Just like those other black holes from outer space, Hollywood is postmodern to this extent: it has no center, only a spreading dead zone of exhaustion, inertia, and brilliant decay.
    Arthur Kroker (b. 1945)