Definition of enterprise zone noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


enterprise zone

BrE BrE//ˈentəpraɪz zəʊn//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈentərpraɪz zoʊn//
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an area where the government encourages people to invest in new businesses, for example by offering lower taxes Culture Enterprise zones are usually city areas which have serious economic problems and where more jobs are badly needed.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: enterprise zone