Zero Meaning

There are 10 meaning(s) for word Zero

Zero Meaning 1 : indicating the absence of any or all units under consideration

    Example : a zero score

    Synonyms : 0
Zero Meaning 2 : a mathematical element that when added to another number yields the same number

    Synonyms : 0,  cipher,  cypher,  nought
Zero Meaning 3 : adjust (as by firing under test conditions) the zero of (a gun)

    Example : He zeroed in his rifle at 200 yards

    Synonyms : zero in
Zero Meaning 4 : the point on a scale from which positive or negative numerical quantities can be measured

    Synonyms : zero point
Zero Meaning 5 : a quantity of no importance

    Synonyms : aught,  cipher,  cypher,  goose egg,  nada,  naught,  nil,  nix,  nothing,  null,  zilch,  zip,  zippo
Zero Meaning 6 : adjust (an instrument or device) to zero value

Zero Meaning 7 : having no measurable or otherwise determinable value

    Example : the goal is zero population growth

Zero Meaning 8 : indicating an initial point or origin

Zero Meaning 9 : the sight setting that will cause a projectile to hit the center of the target with no wind blowing

Zero Meaning 10 : of or relating to the null set (a set with no members)