demilitarized zone
A defined area in which the stationing or concentrating of military forces, or the retention or establishment of military installations of any description, is prohibited.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • demilitarized zone — n. An area where no military activity is permitted. abbrv. DMZ The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …   Law dictionary

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  • demilitarized zone — noun a zone from which military forces or operations or installations are prohibited tensions exist on both sides of the demilitarized zone separating North Korea and South Korea • Syn: ↑DMZ • Hypernyms: ↑zone * * * 1. an area in which it is… …   Useful english dictionary

  • demilitarized zone — UK [diːˌmɪlɪtəraɪzd ˈzəʊn] / US [dɪˌmɪlɪtəraɪzd ˈzoʊn] noun [countable] Word forms demilitarized zone : singular demilitarized zone plural demilitarized zones an area where no soldiers or fighting between armies is allowed, usually as the result… …   English dictionary

  • Demilitarized Zone — Aufbau mit einstufigem Firewall Konzept …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • demilitarized zone — 1. an area in which it is forbidden to station military forces or maintain military installations. 2. Informal. any area, place, or circumstance in which conflicts or hostilities are held in abeyance. Abbr.: DMZ [1930 35] * * * ▪ Korean peninsula …   Universalium

  • demilitarized zone — demilitarizuotoji zona statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Nustatytas rajonas, kuriame draudžiama laikyti ar telkti karines pajėgas ir statyti karines bazes. atitikmenys: angl. demilitarized zone pranc. zone démilitarisée …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • demilitarized zone — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. neutral ground, neutral territory, buffer, buffer zone, no man s land, DMZ …   English dictionary for students

  • demilitarized zone — de|mil|i|ta|rized zone [ di,mılıtəraızd zoun ] noun count an area where no soldiers or fighting between armies is allowed, usually as the result of an official decision to end a war …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • demilitarized zone — military free area, area from which military forces have been removed; (Computers) server that acts as neutral zone and separates an internal network from a public one (in order to prevent outside access to a company s private data) …   English contemporary dictionary

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