zip fastener


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Noun1.zip fastener - a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tabzip fastener - a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tab
cardigan - knitted jacket that is fastened up the front with buttons or a zipper
dress, frock - a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice
fastening, holdfast, fastener, fixing - restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
skirt - a garment hanging from the waist; worn mainly by girls and women
trouser, pant - (usually in the plural) a garment extending from the waist to the knee or ankle, covering each leg separately; "he had a sharp crease in his trousers"
Translations
زمام الثِياب، سَحّاب
zdrhovadlozip
lynlås
vetoketju
cipzár
rennilás
ジッパー
rajsferšlusрајсфершлус

zip1

(zip) noun
1. (also ˈzipper) a zip fastener.
2. a whizzing sound. They heard the zip of a flying bullet.
verbpast tense, past participle zipped
1. to fasten with a zip fastener. She zipped up her trousers; This dress zips at the back.
2. to move with a whizzing sound. A bullet zipped past his head.
zip fastener (usually zipor ˈzipper)
a device for fastening clothes etc, in which two rows of metal or nylon teeth are made to fit each other when a sliding tab is pulled along them.
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The description of Tesco's psycho costume said: "Dress up as the most thrilling psycho killer character of all time in this Psycho Ward costume, consisting of a bright orange, long-sleeved boiler suit with zip fastener to front, 'Psycho Ward' printed on the chest
I see," he said, twiddling the tassel that hung from the zip fastener on his post-office queue anorak.
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1896 The first zip fastener was patented in America by Whitcomb Judson.
The Flange Drainage Bag can be quickly closed using the gas-proof and liquid-proof zip fastener.
The man who invented the zip fastener was today honoured with a peerage.
1893: The zip fastener was patented by Whitcomb L Judson of Chicago.
Innovations--the Ferris Wheel, the hamburger, an elevated railway, Juicy Fruit gum, the zip fastener and shredded wheat among them--enhanced the feeling that the next century would belong to America.
The reverse of the bag is plain, except for a metal zip fastener.
Features include strong, moulded base, outside pockets and three retaining straps for rod-rest and umbrella, halfway power zip fastener and adjustable, padded shoulder sling.
The packaging is in the form of a plastic bag with a zip fastener along its top edge that can be simply opened and closed when the goods are required.