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Environment See Zone of Alienation
Sports medicine
(1) A popular term used by some athletes for heart rates—zones—that reflect the intensity of a workout or exercise routine
(2) A popular term for a state of maximum physical, mental and psychological performance (‘the zone’)
Vox populi A place, area or region with specified boundaries

the 'zone'

Sports medicine
1. A popular term used by some amateur athletes for heart rates–zones that reflect the intensity of a workout or exercise routine.
2. A state of maximum physical, mental and psychological performance achieved by star athletes for fleeting moments in their careers. See Zone-favorable diet Vox populi A place, area or region with specified boundaries. See Body buffer zone, Convergence zone, Convergent zone, Epileptic zone, Forbidden zone, Gray zone, Health zone, Hot zone, Quiet zone, Safety zone, Transformation zone, Trigger zone, Twilight zone.
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The new statistic detected statistical difference in the following comparisons of the set: zone 1 (back zone) versus the zone 2 (front zone), zone 5 (back zone) versus the zone 2 (front zone), zone 6 (back zone) versus the zone 3 (front zone) and zone 2 (front zone) versus the zone 3 (front zone).
It's confusing enough to figure out where the zones begin and where they end when they're sparsely located, as they tend to be in suburban neighborhoods.
The amount that can be said about the zone is therefore limited; more exploration is carried out.
Liebman has missed the central focus of The Zone, which is insulin control.
While she doesn't dispute that the zones are tailored to make them as attractive as possible to large corporations, she says there's enough meat in the zone initiatives to give small businesses and entrepreneurs something to look forward to.
The zone's crime rate dictates the number of officers assigned to each zone.
This information included the number of firms, designation date of the zone, new business investment, number of new jobs, new business licenses and zone population.
Watt said he didn't know where in Nassau state officials might establish the zone, but suggested that under new rules, the entire county could be designated.
It must derive 80% of its gross income from the qualified business; substantially all of its tangible property must be located in the zone; and substantially all of its employees' services must be performed within the zone.
More than 100 companies have already expressed interest in locating in the zone, including clothing manufacturers Liz Claiborne, Phillip van Heusen, and London Fog, as well as chemical, trade, telecommunications, and pharmaceutical firms.
Or iron filings could be packed into the zone to foster the catalytic break down of chlorinated solvents, Brodsky notes.
Generally, the incentives are available to offset taxable income, or the tax attributable to such income, generated within the Zone. Unused credits may be carried forward for 15 years.