safety zone


safety zone
An area (land, sea, or air) reserved for noncombat operations of friendly aircraft, surface ships, submarines, or ground forces. (Note: DOD does not use the word “submarines”.)

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  • safety\ zone — • safety island • safety zone noun A raised area in a highway or road to be used only by people walking. John was half way across the street when the light changed. He stayed on the safety island until it changed again …   Словарь американских идиом

  • safety zone — safety zones also safety island N COUNT A safety zone is a place in the middle of a road crossing where you can wait before you cross the other half of the road. [AM] …   English dictionary

  • safety zone — ☆ safety zone n. a platform or marked area in a roadway, from which vehicular traffic is diverted, for protection of pedestrians, as in boarding or leaving buses * * * …   Universalium

  • safety zone — ☆ safety zone n. a platform or marked area in a roadway, from which vehicular traffic is diverted, for protection of pedestrians, as in boarding or leaving buses …   English World dictionary

  • safety zone — noun a curbed area in a roadway from which traffic is excluded; provides safe area for pedestrians • Syn: ↑traffic island, ↑safety island, ↑safety isle • Hypernyms: ↑island • Part Holonyms: ↑roadbed * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • safety zone — saugos zona statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Sausumos, jūrų ar oro erdvės zona, rezervuota nekovinėms draugiškų pajėgų orlaivių, antvandeninių ir povandeninių laivų ar sausumos operacijoms. atitikmenys: angl. safety zone pranc. zone de… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • safety zone — safety island, safe area on road that provides pedestrian safety …   English contemporary dictionary

  • safety zone — A portion of street or highway set apart fur the use of pedestrians, vehicular traffic being excluded, one of the most common of which is a zone established for pedestrians awaiting a bus or other public conveyance. 25 Am J1st High § 265. A zone… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • safety zone — Synonyms and related words: abri, air raid shelter, bomb shelter, bombproof, bunker, cave, concealment, cover, covert, coverture, cyclone cellar, dugout, earth, fallout shelter, foxhole, funk hole, shelter, storm cave, storm cellar, trench …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Nanking Safety Zone — Nanking Massacrev · d · e Battle …   Wikipedia