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Definition: Downzone

What is the dictionary definition of Downzone?

Dictionary Definition

U.S., politics To change an area or property to a less restrictive zoning.

Full Definition of Downzone

To restrict development in a given area. For example, a zoning board may allow only single-family housing units to be built in a certain neighbourhood, thus restricting the commercial development and allowed construction of apartment complexes.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Downzone. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. October 16, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Downzone. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: October 16, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Downzone are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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