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buffer zone

noun [C]  us   /ˈbʌf·ər ˌzoʊn/
an area of land that separates two other areas and that is designed to prevent fighting or harm coming to something: There is a buffer zone between the wildlife sanctuary and the area where people live.
Translations of “buffer zone”
in Chinese (Traditional) (軍事)緩衝區…
in Russian буферная зона…
in Turkish tampon bölge…
in Chinese (Simplified) (军事)缓冲区…
in Polish strefa buforowa…
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