/jif’kl/, /jaf’kl/, /j*-fi’kl/ (obsolete) To cancel or annul something. “Why don’t you jfcl that out?” The fastest do-nothing instruction on older models of the PDP-10 happened to be JFCL, which stands for “Jump if Flag set and then CLear the flag”; this does something useful, but is a very fast no-operation if no flag is specified. Geoff Goodfellow, one of the jargon-1 co-authors, had JFCL on the licence plate of his BMW for years. Usage: rare except among old-time PDP-10 hackers.
1. Jewish female.
[jez-ree-uh l, -el, jez-reel] /ˈdʒɛz ri əl, -ˌɛl, dʒɛzˈril/ noun 1. Plain of, . /ˈdʒɛzrɪəlˌaɪts/ noun 1. a native or inhabitant of Jezreel /ˈdʒɛzrɪəl/ noun 1. Plain of Jezreel, another name for Esdraelon God scatters. (1.) A town of Issachar (Josh. 19:18), where the kings of Israel often resided (1 Kings 18:45; 21:1; 2 Kings […]
[jahy-loh-loh] /dʒaɪˈloʊ loʊ/ noun 1. . /dʒaɪˈləʊləʊ/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Djailolo See Halmahera
[jee-lawng] /ˈdʒiˈlɔŋ/ noun, Pinyin. 1. . /ˈdʒiːˈlʊŋ/ noun 1. the Pinyin transliteration of the Chinese name for Chilung