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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

war′ zone`(n.)

  1. (during wartime) a combat area, esp. at sea, where neutral ships are subject to attack the same as enemy vessels.

    Category: Military

Princeton's WordNet

  1. war zone(noun)

    a combat zone where military operations are coordinated (especially a designated area in international waters where the rights of neutrals are not respected by nations at war)


  1. war zone(Noun)

    A region where war is ongoing.

  2. war zone(Noun)

    A region where structures are damaged or in disarray, appearing similar to the effects of a military conflict.

  3. war zone(Noun)

    By extension, any area with a significant display of damage or disarray.


  1. War Zone

    Captain Matthew Gideon is assigned to the prototype destroyer Excalibur, to spearhead the search for a cure to the plague unleashed by the Drakh. His first mission is to seize a downed Drakh craft on Ceti 4.


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