safe area


noun

an area near a combat zone that is maintained as being free from military attack.

Nearby words

  1. safari suit,
  2. safavid,
  3. safawid,
  4. safe,
  5. safe and sound,
  6. safe as houses,
  7. safe conduct,
  8. safe deposit box,
  9. safe harbor,
  10. safe haven

Also called safe haven.

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