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nil

noun [U]
 
 
/nɪl/
ZERO UK In sports results, nil means 'zero': Germany beat England three nil (= 3-0).Something, anything, nothing, and everything
NOT EXISTING not existing: The chances of that happening are virtually nil.Something, anything, nothing, and everything
Translations of “nil”
in Korean 영, 0…
in Arabic صِفْر…
in French rien, zéro…
in Turkish sıfır, hiç, var olmayan…
in Italian zero…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無,零…
in Russian ноль (в спорте), ничего…
in Polish zero, nic, ≈ zerowy…
in Spanish cero…
in Portuguese zero…
in German die Null…
in Catalan zero…
in Japanese (試合の最終得点の)ゼロ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无,零…
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