Jacksonian democracy [(jak-soh-nee-uhn)]
A movement for more democracy in American government in the 1830s. Led by President Andrew Jackson, this movement championed greater rights for the common man and was opposed to any signs of aristocracy in the nation. Jacksonian democracy was aided by the strong spirit of equality among the people of the newer settlements in the South and West. It was also aided by the extension of the vote in eastern states to men without property; in the early days of the United States, many places had allowed only male property owners to vote. (Compare Jeffersonian democracy.)
- Jacksonian epilepsy
jacksonian epilepsy jack·so·ni·an epilepsy (jāk-sō’nē-ən) n. A form of focal epilepsy in which a seizure progresses from the distal to the proximal muscles of a limb.
[jak-suh-niz-uh m] /ˈdʒæk səˌnɪz əm/ noun 1. the group of political principles or attitudes associated with Andrew .
- Jackson method
programming A proprietary structured method for software analysis, design and programming. (2005-06-22)
[jak-suh n-vil] /ˈdʒæk sənˌvɪl/ noun 1. a seaport in NE Florida, on the St. John’s River. 2. a city in central Arkansas. 3. a city in W Illinois. 4. a city in SE North Carolina. 5. a town in E Texas. /ˈdʒæksənˌvɪl/ noun 1. a port in NE Florida: the leading commercial centre of the […]