landing zone

Definitions

Computing

Electronics

  • On a hard disk, a special section which is utilized to safely park a read/write head when the drive is powered down. This section does not hold data, and usually has a special texture.

Military

  • noun an area of ground selected for the landing or pick up of troops by helicopter
  • noun an area of ground selected for the landing of troops by parachute
  • acronymLZ
  • noun an area of ground selected for the landing or pick up of troops by helicopter
  • noun an area of ground selected for the landing of troops by parachute
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