ziplock

adjective
zip·​lock | \ ˈzip-ˌläk How to pronounce ziplock (audio) \

Definition of ziplock

: having an interlocking groove and ridge that form a tight seal when pressed together a ziplock plastic bag

First Known Use of ziplock

1980, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ziplock

from Ziploc, trademark for a plastic bag with such a seal

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“Ziplock.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ziplock. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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