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zig

[zig] /zɪg/
verb (used without object), zigged, zigging.
1.
to move in one of the two directions followed in a zigzag course:
He zigged when he should have zagged.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; extracted from zigzag
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Word Origin and History for zigged

zig

v.

1969, from zigzag.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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