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zero point

The location of the center of a burst of a nuclear weapon at the instant of detonation. The zero point may be in the air, or on or beneath the surface of land or water, depending upon the type of burst, and it is thus to be distinguished from ground zero.
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Noun1.zero point - the point on a scale from which positive or negative numerical quantities can be measured
numerical quantity - a quantity expressed as a number
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The CJP noticed that roads from Zero Point to Aabpara had been closed by some of the notable residents in that area, warning them against the activity.
QUETTA -- Six passengers, including women and children, were killed and over 20 others injured in a coalition between a passenger coach and a truck at Zero Point in Uthal area of Lasbela district on Saturday.
CHAGAI: Chairman District Council Chagai Mir Dawood Khan Notezai has demanded immediate reopening of Pak Iran trade gate Zero Point in Taftan, as long closure of its left the local level trade activities suspended.
740 million and after complete conclusion of this project the highway Part from Zero Point to Koral Chowak would be used as signal free corridor.
It is Pakistan's turn to export goods to Iran but the access through Zero Point is closed.
02 and 03, lmv road from zero point to field time office, zero point to weigh bridge no 04-05 and zero point to chp loading point via challan room of balram ocp under hingula area for a period of 02 years (inside mine).
He said work on extension of Expressway from Zero Point to Rawat is underway in phases.
Summary: Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct 27 (ANI): A Pakistani journalist was badly hurt with head injuries after he was attacked by six knife-wielding assailants in Islamabad's Zero Point area on Friday.
First phase of signal free Islamabad Express Way expansion project - Zero Point to Faizabad - is about to finish and become operational as part of a highway net work serving increasing urban population.
Police were on the lookout for the gang after a Rawalpindi resident was looted in this fashion near Zero Point in Islamabad.
Summary: In "The Hubris of the Zero Point," the Colombian philosopher Santiago Castro-Gomez describes Rene Descartes' 1637 declaration "I think, therefore I am" as the moment white Europeans installed themselves above God as the sole arbiters of knowledge and truth.
They are assembling the walls to the zero point with the heavy construction vehicles.