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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 jam /ˈʤæm/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 卡住; 夾紙

From: Network Terminology

 干擾 夾紙

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jam n.  A kind of frock for children.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jam, n. Mining See Jamb.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jam, v. t.  [imp. & p. p. Jammed p. pr. & vb. n. Jamming.]
 1.  To press into a close or tight position; to crowd; to squeeze; to wedge in; to cram; as, rock fans jammed the theater for the concert.
    The ship . . . jammed in between two rocks.   --De Foe.
 2.  To crush or bruise; as, to jam a finger in the crack of a door. [Colloq.]
 3.  Naut. To bring (a vessel) so close to the wind that half her upper sails are laid aback.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jam, n.
 1. A mass of people or objects crowded together; also, the pressure from a crowd; a crush; as, a jam in a street; a jam of logs in a river.
 2.  An injury caused by jamming. [Colloq.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jam, n.  A preserve of fruit boiled with sugar and water; also called jelly; as, raspberry jam; currant jam; grape jam.
 Jam nut. See Check nut, under Check.
 Jam weld Forging, a butt weld. See under Butt.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: preserve of crushed fruit
      2: informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a
         terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage" [syn: fix,
          hole, mess, muddle, pickle, kettle of fish]
      3: a dense crowd of people [syn: crush, press]
      4: deliberate radiation or reflection of electromagnetic energy
         for the purpose of disrupting enemy use of electronic
         devices or systems [syn: jamming, electronic jamming]
      v 1: press tightly together or cram; "The crowd packed the
           auditorium" [syn: throng, mob, pack, pile]
      2: push down forcibly; "The driver jammed the brake pedal to
         the floor"
      3: crush or bruise; "jam a toe" [syn: crush]
      4: interfere with or prevent the reception of signals; "Jam the
         Voice of America"; "block the signals emitted by this
         station" [syn: block]
      5: get stuck and immobilized; "the mechanism jammed"
      6: crowd or pack to capacity; "the theater was jampacked" [syn:
          jampack, ram, chock up, cram, wad]
      7: block passage through; "obstruct the path" [syn: obstruct,
          obturate, impede, occlude, block, close up]
         [ant: free]
      [also: jamming, jammed]