Meaning of ZONE in English



Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: zoned ; zon · ing

Date: 1782

1 : to surround with a zone : ENCIRCLE

2 : to arrange in or mark off into zones specifically : to partition (a city, borough, or township) by ordinance into sections reserved for different purposes (as residence or business)

– zon · er noun

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.