Zone vs. Sone

Zone vs. Sone — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Zone and Sone

Zonenoun

An area or a region distinguished from adjacent parts by a distinctive feature or characteristic.

Sonenoun

A subjective unit of loudness, as perceived by a person with normal hearing, equal to the loudness of a pure tone having a frequency of 1,000 hertz at 40 decibels.

Zonenoun

A section of an area or territory established for a specific purpose, as a section of a city restricted to a particular type of building, enterprise, or activity

a residential zone.

Sonenoun

(acoustics) a subjective unit of loudness for an average listener equal to the loudness of a 1000-hertz sound that has an intensity 40 decibels above the listener's own threshold of hearing

Zonenoun

An area of a given radius within which a uniform rate is charged, as for transportation or shipping.

Sonenoun

a unit of perceived loudness equal to the loudness of a 1000-hertz tone at 40 dB above threshold

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Zonenoun

Any of the five regions of the surface of the earth that are loosely divided according to prevailing climate and latitude, including the tropics, the North and South Temperate Zones, and the North and South Polar Regions.

Zonenoun

A similar division on any other planet.

Zonenoun

(Mathematics) A portion of a sphere bounded by the intersections of two parallel planes with the sphere.

Zonenoun

(Ecology) An area characterized by distinct physical conditions and supporting a particular type of flora and fauna.

Zonenoun

(Anatomy) A ringlike or cylindrical growth or structure.

Zonenoun

(Geology) A region or stratum distinguished by composition or content.

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Zonenoun

(Sports) A zone defense.

Zonenoun

(Archaic) A belt or girdle.

Zoneverb

To divide or designate into zones.

Zoneverb

To surround or encircle.

Zonenoun

Each of the five regions of the earth's surface into which it was divided by climatic differences, namely the torrid zone (between the tropics), two temperate zones (between the tropics and the polar circles), and two frigid zones (within the polar circles).

Zonenoun

Any given region or area of the world.

Zonenoun

A given area distinguished on the basis of a particular characteristic, use, restriction, etc.

There is a no-smoking zone that extends 25 feet outside of each entrance.The white zone is for loading and unloading only.Files in the Internet zone are blocked by default, as a security measure.

Zonenoun

A band or area of growth encircling anything.

a zone of evergreens on a mountain; the zone of animal or vegetable life in the ocean around an island or a continent

Zonenoun

A band or stripe extending around a body.

Zonenoun

(crystallography) A series of planes having mutually parallel intersections.

Zonenoun

The strike zone.

That pitch was low and away, just outside of the zone.

Zonenoun

(ice hockey) Every of the three parts of an ice rink, divided by two blue lines.

Players are off side, if they enter the attacking zone before the puck.

Zonenoun

(handball) A semicircular area in front of each goal.

Zonenoun

A high-performance phase or period.

I just got in the zone late in the game: everything was going in.

Zonenoun

A defensive scheme where defenders guard a particular area of the court or field, as opposed to a particular opposing player.

Zonenoun

(networking) That collection of a domain's DNS resource records, the domain and its subdomains, that are not delegated to another authority.

Zonenoun

(Apple computing) A logical group of network devices on AppleTalk.

Zonenoun

A belt or girdle.

Zonenoun

(geometry) The curved surface of a frustum of a sphere, the portion of surface of a sphere delimited by parallel planes.

Zonenoun

A frustum of a sphere.

Zonenoun

A circuit; a circumference.

Zoneverb

To divide into or assign sections or areas.

Please zone off our staging area, a section for each group.

Zoneverb

To define the property use classification of an area.

This area was zoned for industrial use.

Zoneverb

To enter a daydream state temporarily, for instance as a result of boredom, fatigue, or intoxication; to doze off.

I must have zoned while he was giving us the directions.Everyone just put their goddamn heads together and zoned. (Byron Coley, liner notes for the album "Piece for Jetsun Dolma" by Thurston Moore)

Zoneverb

To girdle or encircle.

Zonenoun

a circumscribed geographical region characterized by some distinctive features

Zonenoun

any of the regions of the surface of the Earth loosely divided according to latitude or longitude

Zonenoun

an area or region distinguished from adjacent parts by a distinctive feature or characteristic

Zonenoun

(anatomy) any encircling or beltlike structure

Zoneverb

regulate housing in; of certain areas of towns

Zoneverb

separate or apportion into sections;

partition a room off