Zona: 1. A synonym for shingles. 2. Any zone or encircling area. 3. Any area with a specific boundary. Zona, Latin for a girdle, is a synonym for shingles because it can appear to girdle part of the body.Found on http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=26007
; plural Zonæ
. [ Latin , a girdle. See Zone
.] A zone or band; a layer. Zona pellucida
. [ New Latin ] (Biol.) (a) The outer transparent layer, or envelope, of the ovum. It is a more or less elastic membrane with radiating striæ, and...
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(zo´nә) Latin word meaning zone; a term used in anatomy.
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• (n.) A zone or band; a layer.
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zona (s), zonae (pl) 1. Any encircling or beltlike anatomical structure. 2. An area or part, usually delimited, with distinctive characteristics or sturcture; a zone, band, or layer. 3. A radiately striated membrane situated next the yolk of an ovum, or separated from it by a very delicate membrane only. 4. An anatomic nomenclature for ...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: zō′nă, zō′nē Synonyms: zone, herpes zoster
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A zona is a soft, shaped, wide leather belt worn to enhance the figure.
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Latin = a belt; hence, a circular band.
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The red-tailed silverside, or zona (Bedotia geayi) is a species of Madagascar rainbowfish endemic to the Mananjary River drainage in Madagascar. It is threatened by habitat loss and introduced species. It has often been confused with the related B. madagascariensis, which is common in the aquarium trade. In addition to meristics, the two can be se...
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girdle or belt; patch or band
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