Definitions

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  • n. A specifically hazardous place to be avoided, usually demarcated, such as an area with anti-personnel mines
  • n. the genitals

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a dangerous area

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Eight days later, the convoy was met at the outer edge of the submarine danger zone by six destroyers from Devonport, and on May 20 the sixteen merchantmen reached Plymouth unharmed.

    Castles of Steel

  • The bustle of activity on the platform as they departed now seemed to belong to another place and time, and they listened as the last of the Zodiacs carrying the crewmen sped out of the danger zone and back towards Seaquest II They were almost on their own now, their final human contact awaiting in the Deep Submergence Rescue Vehicle nestled against the berg thirty metres below.

    Crusader Gold

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