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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.
- An area that looks like one that has suffered a natural disaster.
- Your room is a disaster area.
area that has been declared to suffer of consequences of a disaster