Definition: classification of real property for various purposes; the government power to control and supervise the use of privately owned real property
Pronunciation: \ˈzōn\ \ˈȯrd-nən(t)s\
Used in a Sentence: The town has passed a zoning ordinance limiting construction.
Definition: a term generally used to describe the positioning of a structure on a lot so that one side rests directly on the lot’s boundary line
Used in a Sentence: The zoning laws do not allow building with zero lot lines.