Phonetic rendering from the letter names.
Not used in other English-speaking countries, such as Australia, the UK and Ireland, where the letter z is pronounced "zed", not "zee". In Canada, while the letter 'Z' is usually pronounced "zed", this form of 'easy' is still found, with the 'Z' in 'EZ' pronounced as 'zee' as in the US.
EZ (plural EZs)
- Initialism of exclusion zone: a geographic area in which some sanctioning authority prohibits specific activities. See also Restricted Area.