Translation of "precinct" - English-Spanish dictionary

precinct

noun uk /ˈpriː.sɪŋkt/ us

UK a part of a city or a town in which vehicles are not allowed, used for a special purpose, such as shopping

zona
a shopping precinct
a pedestrian precinct

US a division of a city or a town, especially an area protected by a particular unit of the police or a division used for voting purposes

distrito policial, distrito electoral
The voter turnout in most precincts is expected to be high.

(Translation of “precinct” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

precinct

noun /ˈpriːsiŋkt/

(often in plural ) the space surrounding a building etc (originally within walls or boundaries)

recinto
the cathedral precincts.

(especially American) an administrative district

distrito (policial); distrito/circunscripción (electoral)
a police precinct.
pedestrian precinct noun ( shopping precinct)

an area of shops where no cars are allowed.

zona peatonal; centro comercial

(Translation of “precinct” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)