how to pronounce zoning


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zoning is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of zoning in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… the zoning requirements now a lot of …”

meanings of zoning


  1. The use of zones, such as fare zones.
  2. Legislative action for the purpose of regulating the use of property and the construction of buildings within the area under the jurisdiction of the legislative body concerned.


  1. Present participle of zone.

zoning frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word zoning occurs in english on average 2.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics zoning can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that zoning can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) transport and travel;

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