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Windows Vista & XP Glossary: Z

ZIF: Zero insertion force; a type of socket designed for easy insertion in which a lever is pulled down to lock the chip in place.

Zip: A type of file compression where one or more files can be placed into a single file archive, which is digitally compressed to take up less room on the hard drive.

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