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  Words related to zero

Related / Similar Words: zero point, nothing, nil, nix, nada, null, aught, cipher, cypher, goose egg, naught, zilch, zip, 0, nought, zero in

 

Definition:
  • the quantity that registers a reading of zero on a scale;
  • a quantity of no importance; "it looked like nothing I had ever seen before"; "reduced to nil all the work we had done"; "we racked up a pathetic goose egg"; "it was all for naught"; "I didn''t hear zilch about it";
  • a mathematical element that when added to another number yields the same number;
  • adjust (as by firing under test conditions) the zero of (a gun); "He zeroed in his rifle at 200 yards";
  • adjust (an instrument or device) to zero value;
  • indicating the absence of any or all units under consideration; "a zero score";
  • indicating an initial point or origin;
  • of or relating to the null set (a set with no members);

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    Hyponyms: nihil, bugger all, Fanny Adams, sweet Fanny Adams

     

    Pertainyms: null set

     

    Derivational Morphology: calculate, cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figure, nothing, nil, nix, nada, null, aught, goose egg, naught, zilch, zip, 0, nought, zero point

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: nula   Breton: mann  
    Bulgarian: нула   Catalan: posar a zero and res and zero a l'esquerra  
    Chinese:   Croatian: nula  
    Danish: nul and nulpunkt and nulstille and nulværdi   Dutch: nul and op  
    Esperanto: nulo and nululo   Estonian: null and nullima  
    Finnish: ei mitään and nolla and nollakohta and nollata   French: mettre and zéro  
    Frisian: nul   German: Null and nullen and Nullstelle  
    Greek: μηδέν and μηδενίζω   Hebrew: אפס  
    Hindi: शून्य   Hungarian: nulla and nulláz  
    Icelandic: núll   Indonesian: nol  
    Interlingua: reducer   Irish: neamhní  
    Italian: azzerare and zero   Japanese:  
    Korean:   Kurdish: sifir  
    Latvian: nulle   Maltese: żero  
    Norwegian: null and nullpunkt   Novial: sero  
    Polish: wyzerować and zero   Portuguese: zerar and zero  
    Romanian: a reduce and zero   Russian: настраивать and нуль  
    Serbian: нула   Slovak: nula  
    Slovene: nič and ničla   Spanish: cero and don nadie and poner  
    Swedish: noll and nolla and nollställe   Telugu: సున్నా  
    Turkish: sıfır   Ukrainian: зеро  
    Vietnamese: số không  
     
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