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buffer zone

[′bəf·ər ‚zōn]
(computer science)
An area of main memory set aside for temporary storage.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Associate Professor Dr Muhammad Zaly Shah Muhammad Hussein said merely having a wider buffer zone would not be a cure-all solution, as it was only effective in preventing certain types of pollutions such as noise and water pollutions.
Zerrudo said the bridge would affect the buffer zone of San Agustin Church, which includes the walls of Intramuros and immediate areas outside.
"I appreciate that those protesting have firmly held beliefs, and that they have a fundamental right to protest; a buffer zone would not stop them doing so.
"Any unauthorized presence in the border buffer zone allows for prosecution in accordance with the Republican decree 230 of 2013", said the of National Defense Department.
The proposal contains five types of mitigation measures: buffer distances, acreage limits for applications, waiting periods between applications in instances where buffer zones overlap, emergency preparedness and response requirements, and notice of intent (NOI) requirements.
(20) To respond to this problem, the Massachusetts legislature implemented and revised buffer zones around its reproductive health care facilities.
It explained that, In seven out of 12 settlements in which there are official security buffer zones, private lands were taken over.
"The buffer zone of Sary-Chelek state reserve is 73% of the total area, Padysh-Ata - 52%, Naryn - 40%," the parliamentarians state.
The buffer zones would remain in effect until a permanent maritime boundary was established.
The ruling also left intact a high court decision from 2000 that upheld a floating buffer zone in Colorado.
The court, livid at states that, despite its April 4 and July 10 directions, had failed to notify the buffer zones in their respective reserves, imposed a fine of Rs.10, 000 each on Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Bihar, Maharashtra and Jharkhand.
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoy-an made it known that Turkey, along with its allies, is considering the option of creating a buffer zone within Syria.