Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- something, esp. an electronic device, that zaps
- remote control (sense )
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A destructive device, especially one that destroys by means of electric current or radiation: a bug zapper.
- A remote-control device for switching a television set on and off and for changing channels.