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Sector may refer to:
- Sector, Devon, an area in the locality of Devon in south-western England
- Sector, West Virginia, an unincorporated community in Hampshire County, West Virginia, United States of America
- Sector (Star Trek), a fictional area of space-designation used in the Star Trek universe for interstellar navigation. Numerous other science fiction universes use the term, among them Foundation, Star Wars, StarCraft, Warhammer 40,000 and others.
- Sector General, a series of books about an interstellar hospital in Space, written by James White
- Sector Admiral, a fictitious military rank in numerous science fiction sources
- Circular sector, also known as a "pie piece", the portion of a circle enclosed by two radii and an arc
- Spherical sector, portion of a sphere enclosed by a cone of radii from the center of the sphere
- Hyperbolic sector, is a region of the Cartesian plane bounded by rays from the origin to two points (a, 1/a) and (b, 1/b) and by the hyperbola xy = 1
Computing and electronics
- Cylinder-head-sector (or "CHS"), an early method for giving addresses to each physical block of data on a hard drive
- Disk sector, a physical subdivision of space on a computer disk-storage medium, specifically a subdivision of a "track"
- Convex polygonal segment of map-space used in portal rendering to facilitate calculation of the visibility of objects in a computer display
- Sector antenna, a type of directional microwave antenna used for cell phone base-station sites
- Sector (country subdivision), a name for a country subdivision
- Sector (economic), one of several subdivisions used for analysis and classification in an economic system
- Sector (instrument), also known as a "proportional compass" or "military compass", a calculating instrument consisting of two rulers (of equal length) joined by a hinge
- Sector instrument, a class of mass spectrometer that uses a static electric or magnetic sector or some combination of the two as a mass analyzer
- Sector light, one of three areas relative to a shallow-water navigational channel
- United States Coast Guard Sectors, a shore-based operational unit of the United States Coast Guard
- "SECTOR", a United States nationwide radio network operated by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
- Three-dimensional zone within controlled airspace in which aircraft are under the control of a specific air traffic controller
- Sector No Limits is an Italian watch company
- Zone (disambiguation)
- Region, most commonly a term used in terrestrial sciences and astrophysics
- Area, a quantity that expresses the extent of a two-dimensional surface or shape, or planar lamina, in the plane
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