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Definitions of

*from WordNet**zero*1

*zero (n.)*

a quantity of no importance;

*zero (n.)*

a mathematical element that when added to another number yields the same number;

*zero (n.)*

the point on a scale from which positive or negative numerical quantities can be measured;

Synonyms: zero point

*zero (n.)*

the sight setting that will cause a projectile to hit the center of the target with no wind blowing;

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*zero (adj.)*

having no measurable or otherwise determinable value;

the goal iszeropopulation growth

*zero (adj.)*

indicating the absence of any or all units under consideration;

azeroscore

Synonyms: "

*zero (adj.)*

indicating an initial point or origin;

*zero (adj.)*

of or relating to the null set (a set with no members);

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*zero (v.)*

adjust (an instrument or device) to zero value;

*zero (v.)*

adjust (as by firing under test conditions) the zero of (a gun);

Hezeroedin his rifle at 200 yards

Synonyms: zero in

*From wordnet.princeton.edu*