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zippo

(ˈzɪpəʊ)
n
slang nothing; zero
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.zippo - a quantity of no importancezippo - 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"
relative quantity - a quantity relative to some purpose
nihil - (Latin) nil; nothing (as used by a sheriff after an unsuccessful effort to serve a writ); "nihil habet"
bugger all, Fanny Adams, fuck all, sweet Fanny Adams - little or nothing at all; "I asked for a raise and they gave me bugger-all"; "I know sweet Fanny Adams about surgery"
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In his 20 career with Zippo and Case, Paup has served as vice president of sales and marketing, national sales manager, European sales manager and global marketing director.
The Zippo circus wasn't the oddest thing in Walford last week though.
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The pair ran an online business selling, among other items, personalised Zippo lighters featuring famous brands and logos.
Zippo fans got to vote online for their favourite design by Bal, both representing the lotus motif.
Under the agreement, Zippo is buying Polyconcept's stake in Zippo Europe, the venture they created 20 years ago to distribute the Zippo products in Austria, Benelux, France, Germany and Spain, and take sole charge of the distribution in these markets.
Country: EuropeSector: Consumer ProductsTarget: Zippo EuropeBuyer: Zippo Manufacturing CoVendor: PolyconceptType: Corporate acquisitionStatus: Agreed
He is a huge music fan and I think that really shines through when you take a look at the Zippo Encore platform -- any brand marketing that is that dedicated to music is being driven by a true music lover.
Because Zippo claims that it now has "no association" with the tobacco industry.
27 -- For someone who claims he does not smoke, it does seem absurd that Rohit Bal would choose to design an edition of Zippo lighters (which he is never going to use) and consider it a feather in his cap.
En 1933, la fabrica Zippo produjo este encendedor, apenas un ano despues de inaugurada.
The hilarious Zippo Festival Circus is performing every day in the 500-seat circus tent on Stockton's Riverside.