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zoom / zoōm/ • v. [intr.] 1. (esp. of a car or aircraft) move or travel very quickly: he jumped into his car and zoomed off. ∎  [intr.] (of prices) rise sharply: the share index zoomed by about 136 points. 2. (of a camera) change smoothly from a long shot to a close-up or vice versa: the camera zoomed in for a close-up of his face. ∎  [tr.] cause (a lens or camera) to do this. • n. a camera shot that changes smoothly from a long shot to a close-up or vice versa: [as adj.] the zoom button. ∎ short for zoom lens. • interj. used to express sudden fast movement: zoom!, he's off.

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zoom make a continuous low-pitched hum XIX; (of aircraft) rise abruptly from level flight XX. of imit. orig.

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