Meaning of “nil” in the English Dictionary

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"nil" in American English

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nilnoun [ U ]

us /nɪl/

nothing:

Investment in the industry has dropped to virtually nil.

(Definition of “nil” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"nil" in Business English

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nilnoun [ U ]

uk /nɪl/ us

nothing or zero:

At best, the economic impact is nil.

(Definition of “nil” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)