Betekenis van:
zip fastener

zip fastener
Zelfstandig naamwoord
  • bepaald sluitmiddel; sluiting die open of dicht geritst kan worden
  • a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tab




  1. What did the businessman say when he invented the zip-fastener?
  2. The bag is visibly coated with plastic sheeting on both surfaces, there are no compartments inside, and it can be closed on the top with a zip fastener.
  3. The transversal zip-fastener shall be attached at a distance which is not more than 1 metre from the rear meshes of the cod-end.
  4. Notwithstanding Article 8 of Regulation (EEC) No 3440/84 either a transversal, with respect to the longitudinal axis of the net, or lengthways zip-fastener mechanical device may be used to close the opening for emptying the pocket-type cod-end.
  5. Due to its cuboid shape typical for shopping bags and the reinforced handles situated in such a way as to be carried by the shopper's hands and due to the fact that the plastic sheeting, the zip fastener, the reinforced border and the strong handles (continuing along the sides of the bag for reinforcing purposes) enable prolonged use, the bag has the objective characteristics of a ‘container similar to a shopping bag’.