a finchlike weaverbird, Padda oryzivora, of southeastern Asia, having gray plumage tinged with pink on the belly, often kept as a cage bird.
a small grey-and-pink finchlike Indonesian weaverbird, Padda oryzivora: a popular cage bird
noun 1. the fossil remains of Homo erectus found in Java. noun 1. a type of primitive man, Homo erectus (formerly called Pithecanthropus erectus), that lived in the middle Palaeolithic Age in Java Also called Trinil man Java man (jä’və) See pithecanthropus.
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programming, messaging (JMS) An API for accessing enterprise messaging systems from Java programs. Java Message Service, part of the J2EE suite, provides standard APIs that Java developers can use to access the common features of enterprise message systems. JMS supports the publish/subscribe and point-to-point models and allows the creation of message types consisting of arbitrary […]
/ˈdʒɑːvən/ adjective 1. of or relating to Java or its inhabitants noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Java (1.) The fourth “son” of Japheth (Gen. 10:2), whose descendants settled in Greece, i.e., Ionia, which bears the name of Javan in Hebrew. Alexander the Great is called the “king of Javan” (rendered “Grecia,” Dan. 8:21; […]
- Java native interface
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