no-fly zone

noun

Definition of no-fly zone

technical

  1. :  an area where military airplanes are not allowed to fly during a conflict or war

Word by Word Definitions

zoneplay
  1. :  any of five great divisions of the earth's surface with respect to latitude and temperature — compare frigid zone, temperate zone, torrid zone

    :  a portion of the surface of a sphere included between two parallel planes

    :  girdle, belt

  1. :  to surround with a zone :  encircle

    :  to arrange in or mark off into zones

    :  to partition (a city, borough, or township) by ordinance into sections reserved for different purposes (such as residence or business)

  1. :  zonal

    :  of, relating to, or occurring in a zone defense


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