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buffer zone

noun

Simple Definition of buffer zone

  • : an area that keeps two things separated

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of buffer zone

  1. :  a neutral area separating conflicting forces; broadly :  an area designed to separate


Law Dictionary

buffer zone

noun

Legal Definition of buffer zone

  1. :  an area designed to separate: asa :  an area with certain boundaries beyond which protestors may not passb :  an area separating land used for different purposes <a buffer zone between the development and the park>




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