zone as

zone something as something

to create a particular legally defined area within a governmental or other local area. They zoned this area as a shopping district. The city council zoned the vacant lot as a park.
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In brief, the Roberto Est zone is better developed to the east of line 64+50E and appears to take over the Roberto zone as the main lens of the Roberto system.
IVS created and operates DWANGO, a high-speed global network supporting real time, multi-player interactivity for popular retail computer games; and the DWANGO-Zone, featured on Microsoft's Internet Gaming Zone as the low-latency, multi-player option for high-speed, high action retail computer games.