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zag

[zag] /zæg/
verb (used without object), zagged, zagging.
1.
to move in one of the two directions followed in a zigzag course:
First we zigged, then we zagged, trying to avoid the bull.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; extracted from zigzag
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zag

v.

1793, from zig-zag (q.v.).

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