Definitions of zero:
  • noun:   the quantity that registers a reading of zero on a scale
  • noun:   a mathematical element that when added to another number yields the same number
  • noun:   a quantity of no importance
  • verb:   adjust (as by firing under test conditions) the zero of (a gun)
    Example: "He zeroed in his rifle at 200 yards"
  • verb:   adjust (an instrument or device) to zero value
  • adjective:   indicating the absence of any or all units under consideration
    Example: "A zero score"
  • adjective:   indicating an initial point or origin
  • adjective:   of or relating to the null set (a set with no members)

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