zip

  1. a quantity of no importance
  2. a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tab

Zip

A term referring to compressing files so that the information may be shared with other machines. Zipping, along with compressing the files, saves all the files under one name so that the information can be easily transferred.

ZIP

Zigzag In-Line Package + Zone Improvement Plan (ZIPcode)

Zip

To compress using lossless compression, details ...
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Zip

A format for compressed files on Windows systems.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20441

ZIP

(Digital cameras and photo printers) File format used for data compression.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20472

ZIP

a type of compressed archive for storing files (SparkFS can de-archive it)
Found on http://www.archivemag.co.uk/

Zip

A method of compressing electronic files for faster transportation, particularly via email.
Found on http://www.tso.co.uk/solutions/publishingsolutions/printproduction/printglo

Zip

Zone Information Protocol: This is a method of compressing computer data or files into a small size, so they can be transferred quickly over the Internet. There are programs built specifically to zip files, such as WinZip.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20660

Zip

To compress a file or files into one file. Commonly used to reduce the size of a file to speed up transmission over the Internet.
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Zip

Zip noun [ Imitative.] A hissing or sibilant sound such as that made by a flying bullet.
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Zip

Zip intransitive verb To make, or move with, such a sound.
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Zip

• (v. i.) To make, or move with, such a sound. • (n.) A hissing or sibilant sound such as that made by a flying bullet.
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Zip

Zip is derogatory slang for an Asian person.
Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZZ.HTM

Zip

ZIP is an abbreviation for Zodiacal Infrared Probe
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Zip

The zip fastener is a fastening device used in clothing. It was invented in the USA by Whitcomb Judson in 1891 originally for doing up shoes. It has two sets of interlocking teeth, meshed by means of a slide that moves up and down. It did not become widely used in the clothing industry until the 1930s. During the late 1970s and early 1980s zips wer...
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Zip

Device sometimes used to secure boots.
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Zip

[game] Zip, sometimes known as `Zip Zap Boing` or `Zip Zap Zop` is a game often used as a theatre preparation exercise and sometimes as an elimination game. The rules of this game have many variations. The most basic form of the game involves a circle of people sending a `clap` or `impulse` or `ball of energy` to each other in turn, saying ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zip_(game)

Zip

[airline] Zip was a Canadian discount airline headquartered in Hangar 101 at Calgary International Airport, Calgary, Alberta. It was launched by Air Canada as a no-frills subsidiary in September 2002. It operated a fleet of 12 Boeing 737 aircraft, each painted in a bright, neon colour (blue, fuchsia, green, and orange) with a single class o...
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Zip

[file format] .ZIP is an archive file format that supports lossless data compression. A .ZIP file may contain one or more files or folders that may have been compressed. The .ZIP file format permits a number of compression algorithms. The format was originally created in 1989 by Phil Katz, and was first implemented in PKWARE, Inc.`s PKZIP u...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zip_(file_format)

Zip

British term for zipper. The act of zipping a zipper.
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Zip

In computing, compressing data to make a file smaller in order for it to be stored or sent to another computer. Also, slang for nothing
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ZIP

[magazine] Zip is a weekly men`s magazine published in the United Kingdom. It was launched on March 1, 2013 as a sister title to Loaded and was published by Blue Publishing for nine issues before being sold to OOHYEAH Publishing. The original owners of Zip launched the title to take on rival titles Zoo and Nuts which are aimed at the same d...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ZIP_(magazine)

ZIP

Zone Information Protocol. the AppleTalk protocol that correlates network addresses with zone names.
Found on http://www.wildpackets.com/resources/compendium/glossary_of_networking_term

ZIP

Zone information protocol used with RTMP to map zones. Routers use zone information tables (ZITs) to define network addresses and zone names.
Found on http://www.comptechdoc.org/independent/networking/cert/netterms.html
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