Zipper

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Zipper Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tab
  • close with a zipper; "Zip up your jacket--it''s cold"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tab

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Zipper Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A zipper, also known as a zip, is a fastener. It is used mostly to hold clothes together. It can also be used in: luggage, bags, camping stuff, sporting goods, Textile products or as decoration on textile products (clothes, bags, cushions etc)

It works by a slider moving up to push together two rows of teeth or moving down to separate the rows.



Zipper Sample Sentences in News


  • MMDA opens zipper lane in Pasay for Nov. 1
    MANILA - The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will open a 'zipper' lane in Pasay City to prevent traffic congestion near airports. Read more on this news related to 'Zipper'
  • J-Pop Trio Perfume, 'Fumiko's Confession's' Ishida Create 'Fastening Days' Anime Short
    Zipper maker YKK streams short worldwide in English, Japanese, Spanish, French, Chinese Read more on this news related to 'Zipper'
  • Dog found in a bag has a new home
    Things looked bleak for the tiny shih tzu named Zipper. The dog's owner, whoever it was, abandoned him in a clear plastic bag in a Reading breezeway. Left with only a blanket and a bag of food, the tiny dog with wispy brown and white fur was covered in flees, with ulcers in both eyes. Read more on this news related to 'Zipper'

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