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jam:

see jelly and jamjelly and jam,
gelatinous, sweet food prepared by preserving fresh fruits. Since most fresh fruits contain about 80% water and from 10% to 15% sugar, they are subject to fermentation. They may be preserved by adding sugar and reducing the water content.
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JaM

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John and Martin. An interpreted FORTH-like graphics language by John Warnock and Martin Newell, Xerox PARC, 1978. JaM was the forerunner of both Interpress and PostScript. It is mentioned in PostScript Language reference Manual, Adobe Systems, A-W 1985.

jam

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A condition on a network where two nodes transmitting simultaneously detect the collision and continue to transmit for a certain time (4 to 6 bytes on Ethernet) to ensure that the collision has been detected by all nodes involved.

JAM

(JYACC Application Manager) An application development system for client/server environments from Prolifics, New York (www.jyacc.com), a JYACC company. It supports Windows, Mac and Motif clients and most Unix servers and VMS. It supports over 20 databases and includes its own database (JDB) for prototyping. JAM/CASE allows CASE information to be moved into JAM. JAM/TPi integrates JAM with the Tuxedo and Encina TP monitors.
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I've also tried using the jams for dessert by mixing a few tablespoons with whipped or heavy cream, then chilling the mixture in the refrigerator for a few hours.
Local musician Sean Shanahan still can recall his first time playing at a jam session decades ago.
She has refined her skills enough to make a jam in seven minutes, often turning out up to 60 jars a day.
The jams have also tapped into a potentially new younger audience for jam, says Pierce, because of their healthy and fashionable superfruit credentials.
Is it high time the jam sarnie was dragged into the Nineties with a bit of imaginative top spin?
Jams, jellies, conserves, preserves, fruit butters and marmalades should be sealed with two-piece vacuum lids and then processed by water-bath canning.
Savion Glover, who danced in Jelly's Last Jam and Black and Blue as well as in Tap, is a regular.
With 23 Resolution Centers across the United States, JAMS and its more than 200 full-time, exclusive neutrals are responsible for resolving thousands of important cases each year.
The non-profit JAMS Foundation was established by JAMS, the nation's premier provider of alternative dispute resolution services, and is funded by JAMS neutrals and associates who contribute a percentage of their income.
The SJ 5000 prevents the use of RF explosive triggering objects including cell phones, pagers or similar electronic products used in terrorist operations as well as jams virtually all radio-controlled devices smuggled into any stadium, rendering them inoperable.
Michael Jordan slams, Bugs Bunny jams and a cavalcade of Looney Tunes and NBA stars hoop it up in the rim-rattlin', out-of-this-world, roundball romp: Space Jam.