nil


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nil \Nil\ [See Nill, v. t.]
   Will not. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nil \Nil\, n. & a. [L., a contr. of nihil.]
   Nothing; of no account; worthless; -- a term often used for
   canceling, in accounts or bookkeeping. --A. J. Ellis.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nil \Nil\, n. (computers)
   A special value for a variable used in certain computer
   languages to mean no assigned value, to be distinguished from
   the value zero.
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