music characteristic of or imitative of that played by a Turkish military band, typically employing cymbals, triangles, bass drum, and Turkish crescents.
[jan-i-ter] /ˈdʒæn ɪ tər/ noun 1. a person employed in an apartment house, office building, school, etc., to clean the public areas, remove garbage, and do minor repairs; caretaker. 2. Archaic. a doorkeeper or porter. verb (used without object) 3. to be employed as a janitor. /ˈdʒænɪtə/ noun 1. (Scot & US, Canadian) the caretaker […]
[jan-i-tris] /ˈdʒæn ɪ trɪs/ noun 1. a woman who is a .
[jan-uh-ser-ee] /ˈdʒæn əˌsɛr i/ noun, plural janissaries. 1. (often initial capital letter) a member of an elite military unit of the Turkish army organized in the 14th century and abolished in 1826 after it revolted against the Sultan. 2. (often initial capital letter) any soldier in the Turkish army. 3. a member of any group […]
/ˈdʒænˌdʒəwɪd/ noun 1. an armed tribal militia group in the Darfur region of western Sudan