zoning

Definition

The classification of allowable land use by a government.

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You should always know all of the zoning in your area so that you know if you are in the right place to be.

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Due to county ordinances and zoning restrictions, the chemical plant was not able to open on property near local fresh-water sources.

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The zoning had been finalized for the land so transferring ownership could now take place, for the initializing of the new business project.

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