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Meaning of zero-point by Wiktionary Dictionary



    zero-point ( not comparable )

    1. ( physics ) associated with zero on any scale, but particularly with a temperature of absolute zero

    zero point

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    zero point ( plural: zero points )

    1. ( military ) 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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