a city district known for its vice and high crime rate
a military area where combat forces operate
- Troops are moving up to the combat zone.
- If you are short of everything but the enemy, you are in the combat zone.
- The battleship approached the combat zone under a cover of fighter planes.
- However, those destined for use in a combat zone are equipped with a micro-cloaking field to hide them from the enemy.
- The development comes as the top U.N. humanitarian official is in the country pressing for greater and immediate access to the dwindling combat zone.
- But Harry will become the first member of the royal family to serve on active duty in a combat zone since Prince Andrew, his uncle, flew helicopters in the Falklands War in 1982.