Disaster-area meaning

An area that qualifies for emergency governmental aid as a result of a catastrophe, such as an earthquake or flood.
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An area that has been the site of a natural disaster that receives an official designation entitling residents and organizations within that area to receive relief and benefits.

Much of the central Gulf Coast was declared a disaster area after hurricane Katrina.

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An area that looks like one that has suffered a natural disaster.

Your room is a disaster area.

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