Meaning of zoning in English:



mass noun
  • 1The classification of land according to restrictions placed on its use and development.

    ‘the property's zoning would allow taller buildings than proposed’
    ‘an experimental system of zoning’
  • 2(especially in Nigeria) the practice of allocating nominations for certain political offices to candidates from particular regions as part of an unofficial power-sharing arrangement within a political party.

    ‘those opposed to zoning argued that the party's presidential standard bearer could come from any part of the country’