Definition Of zone


a belt or girdle worn around a person's body.

an area or stretch of land having a particular characteristic, purpose, or use, or subject to particular restrictions.

a pedestrian zone

divide into or assign to zones, in particular.

encircle as or with a band or stripe.

The southeastern horizon is zoned with a mellow uniform band of light.

Example Of zone

  • a 40-km demilitarized zone

  • a zone of easterly winds

  • a no-smoking zone

  • a pedestrian zone

  • A small strip of land, the demilitarized zone , separates the two sides.

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