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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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Figure 7(a) shows the integrated autocorrelation time scales for the three observables: local, zonally averaged, and average mid-latitude energy.
Monthly rainfall is averaged zonally over 10[degrees]W-10[degrees]E to assess both the role of the latitudinal migration and the intraseasonal distribution of rainfall on the WAM rainy season.
Nakamura, "A formulation of a phase-independent wave-activity flux for stationary and migratory quasigeostrophic eddies on a zonally varying basic flow," Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, vol.
"They were marking zonally and we thought we could get something - and we did.
In the tropics, the anomalous warming observed in the troposphere corresponds to the well known zonally symmetric warming that develops during the mature phase of a warm ENSO event.
He said: "Now that we are no longer defending zonally there is more accountability, as everyone knows who is their man to pick up.
Taking a broader view, the distribution of higher (lower) AR Cat verifications along the northwestern and southeastern (southwestern and northeastern) edges of the AR suggests a more zonally oriented AR than was anticipated in the forecast.
Nakamura, "Horizontal divergence associated with zonally isolated jet streams," Journal of the atmospheric sciences, vol.
"When you mark zonally, as Liverpool do, you need players to attack the ball.
This is to say that the annular mode becomes significantly more important during cold winters since it represents more variability, which causes the stratospheric circulation anomalies to be more zonally symmetric.
In that situation central defenders will always drop off and mark zonally, as Celtic tried to do at Old Trafford, but one lapse in concentration and you're dead.