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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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ET will showcase the Gibson Fireside Jam Sessions as well as up to the minute happenings from the Sundance festival, with Getty's talented photographers capturing the stars in their most candid moments, and Gibson Guitar will "rock the house" with impromptu jam sessions in the cozy environment on Main Street.
Building on the success of the 2004 Jam Sessions, American Express is once again supporting music education with net proceeds from the Jam Sessions ticket sales being donated to the VH1 Save The Music Foundation.
The one-hour opening session will be followed by an organized jam session and the evening will end with a short set of music.
Although he's listed as the producer and has writing credit on all but two of the 10 songs, it's really a fund-raising vehicle spun off from his appearances during the jam sessions at his annual charity golf event in Memphis to raise money for Make-A-Wish - more than $2 million has come from the event the past nine years.
Linked with the charismatic appeal and theme of 'Let's Jam' Styling Products, the Doug Banks 'Let's Jam' Jam Sessions tour is perfect.
Nearly 30 years ago, a group of jazz musicians began meeting for jam sessions.
Jam sessions by the New RAPA House Band at the TOP of the Pontch will also return, along with the annual Jazz Academy clinics and workshops.
28, 1925, WSM radio broadcast, listeners have shown a powerful appetite for heartland music, from primitive Appalachian and bluegrass strains practiced in front-porch jam sessions to the studio-polished pop- and rock-flavored renditions of more recent masters.
Linked with the charismatic appeal and theme of `Let's Jam' Styling Products, the DOUG BANKS `LET'S JAM' JAM SESSIONS tour is perfect.
This collection celebrates the rural cowboy songs of eastern Cuba with exciting jam sessions and intimate boleros that engage traditions while adding something fresh.