Synonyms for zoned

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This differs from L. cilicioides in its zoned pileus and white milk.

I could hear he lov'd Some fair immortal, and that his embrace Had zoned her through the night.

Flesh white, zoned and clouded with different shades of red.

Flesh white, zoned or marked with yellow, close-grained and sugary.

The surface is velvety, or hairy, and zoned in varying colors.

She wore a mantle of green silk, inlaid with eider-down, and zoned round her waist with garlands of wild flowers.

Flesh white, circled or zoned with bright pink; not very close-grained, but very sugary and well-flavored.

Flesh pale yellow, zoned or circled with white, not close-grained, but sugary.

It is a warm orange-brown in color, varying slightly with age, and is not zoned.

He waited until the whole valley was zoned with a glittering girdle, but no light glimmered out through his native trees.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from Latin zona "geographical belt, celestial zone," from Greek zone "a belt," related to zonnynai "to gird," from PIE root *yes- "to gird, girdle" (cf. Avestan yasta- "girt," Lithuanian juosiu "to gird," Old Church Slavonic po-jasu "girdle").

Originally one of the five great divisions of the earth's surface (torrid, temperate, frigid; separated by tropics of Cancer and Capricorn and Arctic and Antarctic circles); meaning "any discrete region" is first recorded 1822. Zone defense in team sports is recorded from 1927. Zoning "land-use planning" is recorded from 1912. Zoned (adj.) in drug-use sense is attested 1960s, from ozone, which is found high in the atmosphere; the related verb to zone is from 1980s.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ZONED

outlined

adjectivemarked in outline
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