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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

(1)
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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Prepared without artificial colors and preservatives, the jams contain 43 percent fruit, with the other ingredients being only sugar, pectin and citric acid (no extenders).
Like Shanahan and Jones, Chevalier tries to create a non-competitive, supportive atmosphere at his jams.
I have fond memories of going fruit picking and watching her cook up a range of jams at home," she said.
The Super Jams range, which was launched into Waitrose at the beginning of last year and then in Tesco a few months later in October, has provided the jams sector with a welcome healthy twist.
A teenage entrepreneur is on the way to becoming a millionaire after signing a deal to sell his jam at a major supermarket chain.
The new sensing strategy, described in the March Transportation Research Part A, can identify incipient traffic jams in about a quarter the time of conventional automatic detection methods, Coifman claims.
Accompany with cloudberry jam, elderberry jam, and buckthornberry jam.
looks forward to making preserves, jams, jellies and marmalades every year.
At both jams participants appear schedule permitting, and a variety of guests drop in.
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