log jam

(redirected from logjam)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

log jam

Chiefly US and Canadian
blockage caused by the crowding together of a number of logs floating in a river
References in periodicals archive ?
First Dedicated National Layer 2 Network to End Bandwidth Logjam,
By Open-Sourcing this recent-generation technology now, we hope to break the logjam of incompatible formats and heavily encumbered so-called standards, promoting a true common format that is open, documented, and freely available to all," he concluded.
Banderas calls the fourth-grade logjam at Acton Elementary a ``bubble,'' one of those years when there are more fourth-graders than usual.
By making our rights of way and licenses available to others, we hope to break this local access logjam," Pascazi said.
Pistons-Warriors deal: Detroit traded forward Clifford Robinson and guard Pepe Sanchez to Golden State for guard Bob Sura, clearing a logjam in the Pistons' frontcourt while adding depth and veteran experience to the Warriors' revamped roster.
The only way to break this logjam is to elect the Weyerhaeuser nominees at Willamette's June 7th Annual Meeting.
Logjam of about 200 trucks from Kazakhstan is reported on the border of Kazakhstan and China, KTK TV channel reports.
Talking to reporter, President Traders Welfare Association Sharjeel said illegal car parking was common even in the presence of traffic cops, creating massive traffic logjam, besides causing accidents.
The latest such cleverly named security flaw is called LogJam, and it's present in every browser.
Finally, emergent logjam surfaces may facilitate aquatic insect emergence by providing easy access to the riparian habitat (Petersen and Hildrew, 2003).
A bench headed by Justice B S Chauhan directed the Centre to end the logjam in the issue in which Ministries of Law, Home Affairs and External Affairs are involved and make its stand clear on February 10.
It took threats from Democrats to change the filibuster rule to a 51-vote threshold instead of the current 60 in order to break up the political logjam.