Definition of zoned in English:

zoned

Syllabification: zoned
Pronunciation: /zōnd
 
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adjective

  • 1Divided into zones, in particular (of land) designated for a particular type of use or development: zoned industrial land
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    • There is no public sewage scheme and no zoned development lands around the village.
    • The Department of the Environment aims to increase the supply of zoned housing land to 475,474 house units by June 2006.
    • Mr. Swan explained the council found it wasn't possible to buy any land within the zoned town area and had to look beyond this area.
  • 2chiefly Botany & Zoology Marked with circles or bands of color: strongly zoned leaves
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    • Multiple phases of zoned calcite are common, often truncated by a major dissolution surface overgrown by a late, granular calcite.
    • Brandberg has been producing thousands of gemmy, zoned amethyst crystals, and a new area was found in the Erongo Mountains for schorl, aquamarine, and topaz.
    • The zoned crystals with unaltered pink cores resembled the classic watermelon pieces pictured in Hamlin.
  • 3US informal Under the influence of drugs or alcohol: she’s zoned on downers a zoned-out hippie
    [ 1970s: blend of zonked and stoned]
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    • Maybe when she got dressed she was too zoned to notice that she grabbed her dress from the Juniors rack.
    • He seemed really zoned out, on a different planet or something.
    • She stared at me with her zoned-out look.

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