2.1.B Common Terms

In the construction, interpretation, application, use and enforcement of these Regulations, commonly used terms shall be interpreted as follows:

  • 1The word "lot" includes the words "plot", "site" and "parcel".
  • The words "zone", "zoning district", and "district" have the same meaning.
  • The phrase "used for" includes the phrases "arranged for", "designed for", "intended for", "maintained for" and "occupied for", and vice versa.
  • The phrase "these Regulations" refers to the entire Zoning Regulations of the City of Groton.
  • The word "Section" refers to a section of these Regulations, unless otherwise specified.
  • The word "person" or "applicant" includes any individual, firm, partnership, corporation, association, organization or other legal entity.
  • The word "building" includes the word "structure", and any part thereof.
  • The word "built" includes the words "erected", "constructed", "reconstructed", "altered", or "enlarged".
  • The "City" means the City of Groton, Connecticut.
  • The "State" means the State of Connecticut.
  • The "Commission" means the Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of Groton, unless otherwise specified.
  • The phrase "Zoning