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- - By user923005 (****) Date 2019-06-10 17:02
In the OM correspondence database, I have a large number of games with Z0 right before the game termination.
What does the Z0 mean?

[Event "corr ML-068"]
[Site "BdF"]
[Date "2000.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Frerichs, Manfred"]
[Black "Zimpel, Klaus"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "C42"]
[WhiteElo "1978"]
[BlackElo "2114"]
[PlyCount "111"]
[EventDate "2000.??.??"]
[EventType "tourn (corr)"]
[SourceTitle "OM Corr 201802"]
[Source "Opening Master"]
[SourceDate "2018.03.06"]
[SourceVersion "2"]
[SourceVersionDate "2018.03.06"]
[SourceQuality "1"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. d4 d5 6. Bd3 Be7 7. O-O Nc6 8.
Re1 Bg4 9. c4 Nf6 10. cxd5 Bxf3 11. Qxf3 Qxd5 12. Qxd5 Nxd5 13. Nc3 Ndb4 14.
Be4 Nxd4 15. Bf4 Ne6 16. Bg3 Rd8 17. Rad1 Rxd1 18. Rxd1 c6 19. Be5 f6 20. Bb8
Kf7 21. Bxa7 Nxa2 22. Bb6 Ra8 23. Kf1 Nxc3 24. bxc3 Ra6 25. Be3 g6 26. g4 Ra4
27. Bf3 Rc4 28. Rd3 Nc5 29. Bxc5 Rxc5 30. h3 f5 31. gxf5 Rxf5 32. Bg4 Ra5 33.
Bf3 Ra6 34. Be4 Ke6 35. Bf3 b5 36. Bg4+ Kf7 37. Bd7 Bg5 38. Kg2 Ke7 39. Bg4 Ra7
40. Kg3 Bf6 41. Re3+ Kf8 42. Bf3 Ra6 43. Re6 Bxc3 44. Rxc6 Be5+ 45. Kg2 Ra2 46.
Rc5 Rxf2+ 47. Kxf2 Bd4+ 48. Ke2 Bxc5 49. Kd3 b4 50. Kc4 Be7 51. Bd5 Kg7 52. Kb3
Kf6 53. Bg8 h5 54. Bc4 g5 55. Be2 g4 56. Z0 0-1
Parent - By user923005 (****) Date 2019-06-10 17:24
Someone told me it probably means lost on time.
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