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buffer zonenoun [C]

 us   /ˈbʌf·ər ˌzoʊn/
an ​area of ​land that separates two other ​areas and that is ​designed to ​preventfighting or ​harm coming to something: There is a buffer zone between the ​wildlifesanctuary and the ​area where ​peoplelive.
(Definition of buffer zone from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “buffer zone”
in Chinese (Simplified) (军事)缓冲区…
in Turkish tampon bölge…
in Russian буферная зона…
in Chinese (Traditional) (軍事)緩衝區…
in Polish strefa buforowa…
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