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Zone

1. See: Free trade zone.

2. In marketing, an area that a single sales representative or team of sales representatives are assigned to cover. A sales representative whose zone is, for example, Oklahoma, is not allowed to try to sell products in Texas and vice versa. This helps prevents sales reps from competing with each other for commissions.
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Occurrence of numerous morpholineaments or slopes with faceted planes of various neotectonic ages trending NE--SW to N--S in the Boskovice Furrow and interconnected transitional zone in the south.
Children from the Guinea Savannah zone consumed significantly less ASF (both quantity and diversity) than children from the coastal and Forest-Savannah Transitional zones (p<0.
The study site is located on latitude 7[degrees]061N and longitude 5[degrees]361E at Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo State of the humid forest transitional zone of South Western, Nigeria.
In general, the occurrence of dolomitized rocks in the transitional zone of the basin is limited to the Volkhov, Porkuni (Ordovician), Jaagarahu (Silurian), and Narva (Devonian) regional stages, the upper parts of sedimentary cycles (Fig.
In 2001, YF cases were detected in the transitional zone of Minas Gerais and further east.
For this reason, the term "treeline" represents a transitional zone rather than an exact altitudinal line (Holtmeier, 1985).
It is a transitional zone where Hurd lingers, feeling the tug of the outer world--a glass of wine, traffic signals, her couch, and a good book--and facing her fears about the world within the wild cave.
The clayey plasma of the primary peds, defined as microporosity, and the interpedal pore space defined as macroporosity, are in contact through a transitional zone that is assimilated to the surface of the primary peds.
What is positively experienced here is a transitional zone where language in its human mode rhythmically returns to the animal fold from which it came, at the same time as its sound mode translates into a visual mode akin to gesture (which beckons to speech, heralding its possibility, in the human as in the animal).
Dry grocery and health and beauty aids constitute a transitional zone between the food side and the general merchandise area.
Below this, up to 20 m further, is a transitional zone of partially oxidized mineralization directly above the sulfide.
The Southern California Bight, as a transitional zone between the cold temperate Oregonian fauna to the north and the warm subtropical San Diegan fauna to the south, is a critical oceanographic realm for studying the effects of such oceanographic disturbances.