ZIP


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
AcronymDefinition
ZIPCompressed File (PKzip file name extension)
ZIPZone Improvement Plan (US Postal Service service code)
ZIPZip Drive (Iomega)
ZIPZone Information Protocol
ZIPZone d'Intervention Prioritaire (French: Priority Intervention Zone; Canada)
ZIPZig-zag Inline Package
ZIPZinc Iron and Protein
ZIPZone d'Initiative Privilégiée (French: Initiative Privileged Area; Belgium)
ZIPZ-Machine Interpreter Program (Infocom's game emulator)
ZIPZone Industrielle Portuaire (French: Port Industrial Zone)
ZIPZoster Immune Plasma
ZIPZero Inventory Production
ZIPZero Interest Plan
ZIPZinc Impurity Photodetector
ZIPZodiacal Infrared Project
ZIPZero Intelligence Potential
ZIPZRT/IRT- Related Protein
ZIPZero Interpolation Processing (medical imaging)
References in periodicals archive ?
Already in use by over 90 percent of Fortune 100 enterprises, the latest release from PKWARE's ZIP compression product-line is designed specifically with the enterprise in mind, and includes new administrative controls to enable IT departments to define and manage data compression policies across their entire base of Windows end users.
Iomega says the Zip 750MB drive is backward compatible with 100MB (read-only) and 250MB (read and write) disks, but when we tried to read our older 100MB disks we discovered that the drive wasn't always able to do so.
Included in our report were all cases meeting the national surveillance case definition for LD (5) reported to the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) with a known date of onset from 1993 through 1998 and a residential zip code mailing address.
For example, a specific home address can be assigned to its corresponding land parcel, census tract, or zip code.
Zip Express allows users to automatically paste zip code information directly into other Windows applications via hot keys.
Added community activist and town booster John Finnegan, who is passing around petitions saying the community should have its own ZIP code: ``We do not live in Lancaster.
0 that allows users to create smaller Zip files than ever before," says Edwin Siebesma, president of WinZip Computing, referring to PPMd and bzip2 compression methods.
4 mm in height, the Winstation drive uses familiar ZIP 100 mb and 250 mb Iomega diskettes while incorporating the SCSI interface for use in a multitude of industry applications that require the advanced technology.
Another useful feature is the software's ability tO create self-extracting ZIP files.
Postal Service again refused to create a ZIP code for Oak Park, a Ventura County community that shares its five-digit code with a portion of Los Angeles County, including neighboring Agoura Hills.
The updated APPNOTE includes functionality to enable data in ZIP files to be encrypted using common data encryption algorithms such as Blowfish and Twofish, and new storage parameters for high-speed tape positioning and large-tape blocks.
The informational letter, sent to all 5,400 homes in the unincorporated community, allows residents to present proof of where they live when shopping for insurance, registering motor vehicles and partaking in other activities where prices are linked to ZIP codes.