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zonation

[zoh-ney-shuh n] /zoʊˈneɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the state or condition of being zonate.
2.
arrangement or distribution in zones.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; zone + -ation
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  • The zonation is based on the daytime distribution of animals.
  • Modern seismic-zonation practice accounts for the differences in seismic hazard posed by varying geologic conditions.
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zonation

/zəʊˈneɪʃən/
noun
1.
arrangement in zones; zonate formation
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