special area

special area
noun
Britain : an area forming the subject of special legislation because of disproportionately severe depression and destitution

* * *

Brit.

* * *

special area an earlier name for ↑development area (see under ↑develop).
• • •
Main Entry:special

* * *

ˌspecial deˈvelopment area 7 [special development area] (also ˌspecial ˈarea) noun
an area of the UK for which special laws exist in order to help the economy to develop

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Special Area of Conservation — A Special Area of Conservation (SAC) is defined in the European Commission Habitats Directive (92/43/EEC), also known as the Directive on the Conservation of Natural Habitats and of Wild Fauna and Flora . They are to protect the 220 habitats and… …   Wikipedia

  • Special Area of Conservation — Besonderes Schutzgebiet (BSG) ist eine gebräuchliche, auch in amtlichen Veröffentlichungen benutzte Sammelbezeichnung für Schutzgebiete, die explizit als Bestandteil des Schutzgebietssystems Natura 2000 der Europäischen Union nach Maßgabe der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • special area — Brit. See distressed area. * * * …   Universalium

  • Ma Shi Chau Special Area — (馬屎洲特別地區) is a Special Area of Hong Kong. It is located in Tai Po District and in Tolo Harbour, in the northeast of the New Territories. The Special Area comprises four islands in Tolo Harbour, namely Ma Shi Chau, Centre Island (丫洲), Yeung Chau… …   Wikipedia

  • Tai Po Kau Special Area — is a wilderness preserve in Tai Po area of the New Territories in northern Hong Kong.ee also* Tai Po Kau * Country parks and conservation in Hong KongExternal links* [http://www.afcd.gov.hk/english/country/cou vis/cou vis cou/cou vis tpk/cou vis… …   Wikipedia

  • special development area — ˌspecial deˈvelopment area 7 [special development area] (also ˌspecial ˈarea) noun an area of the UK for which special laws exist in order to help the economy to develop …   Useful english dictionary

  • special — adj. & n. adj. 1 a particularly good; exceptional; out of the ordinary (bought them a special present; took special trouble). b peculiar; specific; not general (lacks the special qualities required; the word has a special sense). 2 for a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Special Areas Board, Alberta — The Special Areas Board is the governing body of Alberta s Special Areas. Special Areas are designated districts of county or municipal district level, that are governed by appointed councils, under the direct authority of Alberta Municipal… …   Wikipedia

  • Special assessment tax — Special assessment is the term used in the United States to designate a unique charge government units can assess against real estate parcels for certain public projects. This charge is levied in a specific geographic area known as a Special… …   Wikipedia

  • Special wards of Tokyo — 東京特別区 Clockwise from top: Rainbow Bridge, Shinjuku, the Tokyo Tower, Shibuya, and the National Diet Building …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”