To zip a directory recursively

$ zip -r ziped_file.zip ./directory_to_zip

to unzip to current directory

$ unzip ziped_file.zip

to unzip to different directory

$ unzip ziped_file.zip -d /a/directory/

If you want to suppress the command output on screen add the -q switch

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