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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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Caption: Photograph Shows the Zone of Inhibition of The Growth of S Mutans in Different Dilutions of Black Tea, Oolong Tea (Alcoholic and Aqueous) and Chlorhexidine
Arrows indicate the probable location of the samples picked up from the zone of inhibition. Radical scavenging efficacy of AgNP was performed using standard DPPH method to understand the antimicrobial mechanism.
Caption: Figure 5: (a) Antibacterial assay: zone of inhibition against Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
The statistical difference of the mean zone of inhibition of the extract for individual bacterium was carried out by employing one-way analysis of variance (ANOVA) followed by Tukey's post hoc multiple comparison test at a significance level of p<0.05.
coli measuring the diameter of the zone of inhibition. The result of this study revealed that the formulation containing 1g.
In all culture cases, the plates were incubated at 37[degrees]C for 24 hr and finally the zone of inhibition (ZOI) of each bacterial strain around individual fragments of amniotic and chorionic membranes was measured using a caliper and recorded (13).
Results: Mean zone of inhibition was 14.6 +- 1.59 mm (100%) with terbinafine, 9.6 +- 0.43 mm (66%) with Aloe vera and 6.87 +- 0.8 mm (47%) with Cymbopogon citratus.
(6) After measuring the zone of inhibition, a scattered plot graph [X.sup.2] versus log concentration was used to determine the MIC level of the Aloe vera extract.
The plates were incubated at 37[degrees]C for 24 hours; zone of inhibition was recorded around each paper disc in mm.
It indicated that n-butanol (HR-4) showed antifungal activity with 8.73 mm of the zone of inhibition against A.