[jee-nuh] /ˈdʒi nə/
a female given name.
Generic Interactive Application. An application framework based on Common Lisp and OSF/Motif, designed to simplify the construction of graphical interactive applications.
GINA consists of CLM – a language binding for OSF/Motif in Common Lisp; the GINA application framework – a class library in CLOS; the GINA interface builder – an interactive tool implemented with GINA to design Motif windows.
Version 2.2 requires OSF/Motif 1.1 or better, Common Lisp with CLX, CLOS, PCL and processes. It runs with Franz Allegro, Lucid, CMU CL and Symbolics Genera.
Germany (ftp://ftp.gmd.de/gmd/gina). N. America (ftp://export.lcs.mit.edu/contrib/). Mailing list: firstname.lastname@example.org.
[jin] /dʒɪn/ noun 1. a drink made with gin and quinine water, served in a tall glass and usually garnished with a slice of lime or lemon.
[jin] /dʒɪn/ noun, Machinery. 1. a block having a large sheave in an open metal frame, used especially to support a cargo whip.
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noun [esp motorcyclists; origin uncertain; perhaps related to 1950s Australian and British sense, of surfer origin, ”elegance, smartness, skill”]