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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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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.


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.
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(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 started out to write a serious novel--not that comic fiction can't be serious--but I soon realized that there was nothing pulling me along, whereas what was so enjoyable about writing Jammy Dodger in the end and what propelled the narrative was the attempt to arch from one funny bit to the next, how to connect.
Due to a clerical error or misunderstanding, his adoptive mother failed to submit the paperwork for Jammy's citizenship, and as he began living the fast life, slipping money from his auntie's purse to pay for drugs, Jammy was treated as a criminal alien and sent to prison.
The wine was aged four months in new American oak, resulting in a brilliant cherry hue with jammy red fruit and subtle oak on the nose, the company says.
The result will be a gorgeous, jammy bit of crunch alongside the warm salad of wilted chard leaves.
HOT on the heels of the successful launch of a frozen Cadbury Mini Dipping Donut, Kitchen Range Foods has launched new Jammy and Jaffa varieties.
White Zinfandel is one wine that exhibits sweet and jammy fruit flavors and is a perfect accompaniment to fruit and tomato-based barbecue sauce.
The Accord line of flavor notes also includes, Ripe, Floral, Fuzzy, Green, Jammy, Juicy, Seedy, Tea, Mint, Vanilla, Cocoa, Cream, Fresh, Tropical and Alcohol.
The best Zins possess a thick, jammy quality that makes them enormously satisfying with heartwarming dishes like pot roast, pizza, lasagna--even macaroni and cheese.
Eventually the grapes are pressed and the result is a jammy wine that is best a bit chilled.