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buffer zone

[′bəf·ər ‚zōn]
(computer science)
An area of main memory set aside for temporary storage.
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It added that "Syria totally rejects the establishment of a buffer zone on any part of its terrain under any pretext and also rejects the foreign military intervention on its soil".
The report claimed that the buffer zones were created following the second intifada [uprising], between 2002 and 2004, when 31 Israeli settlers were killed in attacks in which the suspects gained access to the settlements.
Without the buffer zone, he said, "I think we will save more lives.
Setting up a buffer zone is one of the most hotly debated issues among Turkish officials.
Coughenour agreed and imposed the buffer zones while the EPA studies the issue.
The UN official also noted that there were still 15,000 mines spread over a 2 million squaremeter area at the buffer zone.
The grant, spread over three years, will pay for an experienced trapper to work on land within the buffer zone owned by a local farmer.
A provision in that act - passed with the help of Oregonians for Food and Shelter, an industry group whose members include pesticide giant Monsanto and timber titan Weyerhaeuser - made it illegal for any county in Oregon to pass a pesticide spray buffer zone.
Only 18 states have so far set up committees for demarcating the buffer zones.
A working party, consisting of residents and community councillors, has compiled a DVD recording the concerns of the constituents who live on and use these roads and who believe, along with many other residents, that a 40mph buffer zone further out of the village should be implemented by the Welsh Assembly Government and Wrexham County Borough Council.
Russian troops have completed a pullout from buffer zones next to breakaway Georgian regions that it had established during a war between the two countries in August.
It is dropping its bounced payment charges from pounds 35 to pounds 8 and offering a buffer zone averaging pounds 250.