Zip

Zip or ZIP most commonly refers to:

  • Zipper or zip, a device for temporarily joining two edges of fabric together
  • ZIP code, the USPS Zone Improvement Plan used in postal addresses in the USA
  • Zip drive, a removable data storage format
  • ZIP (file format), a popular data compression and archival format
  • zip, a GNU/Linux terminal program from Info-ZIP
  • Zip Industries makers of instant hot water dispensers, made in Australia, used worldwide.
  • Zip (net-staff) to outsource it; turn it over to be completed; be relieved of it as your virtual assistant will handle it.

Zip, Zips or ZIP may also refer to:

In places:

  • Žíp, a village in Slovakia
  • Zip City, Alabama, USA

In arts and media:

  • Zip, the Dodger, a 1914 film
  • Zip (TUGS), a character in the children's television series TUGS
  • Mr. ZIP, a promotional character for ZIP codes
  • Zip the Pinhead or William Johnson (1842? - 1926), circus freak show performer
  • Zip or Tom Prichard (born 1959), professional wrestler
  • Zip, the vertical line in works by artist Barnett Newman

In other uses:

  • Zips, slang term for Sicilian or Italian immigrants to USA
  • Akron Zips, the University of Akron athletic team
  • Zip (airline), a defunct Canadian discount airline
  • Zip (game), children's or party game
  • Zip.ca, a Canadian online DVD rental service
  • Zig-zag in-line package, a type of electronic packaging
  • Zone Information Protocol, implementation of an OSI model layer
  • zip, another name for the convolution operation in formal language theory
  • "Zip" is a slang name for zero or no

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Recurring Characters In The Tomb Raider Game Series - Zip
... Zip is described in Tomb Raider Legend as Lara's right-hand man and he is also described as knowing about "all things geeky" ... Zip is somewhat less of an extrovert in Legend, with more of a subtle personality - albeit retaining the tendency to crack jokes during missions ... When Lara returns from Thailand, she, Zip, Alister and Winston find a secret passage in the "Tech Room" that leads to the Croft family Crypt, where Lara discovers a secret ...
Larsmont, Minnesota - History
... In 1963, Larsmont was assigned zip code 55610 ... The zip code was retired on November 1, 1978 and the post office closed ... Larsmont is now covered by zip code 55616 based in Two Harbors ...