a state of N Nigeria. Capital: Dutse. Pop: 4 348 649 (2006). Area: 23 154 sq km (8940 sq miles)
noun 1. an inclined cable tramway with two cars that are connected in such a way that as one goes up the other comes down.
[jig] /dʒɪg/ noun 1. Machinery. a plate, box, or open frame for holding work and for guiding a machine tool to the work, used especially for locating and spacing drilled holes; fixture. 2. Angling. any of several devices or lures, especially a hook or gang of hooks weighted with metal and dressed with hair, feathers, […]
[jig-er] /ˈdʒɪg ər/ noun 1. a person or thing that jigs. 2. Nautical. 3. any of various mechanical devices, many of which have a jerky or jolting motion. 4. Informal. some contrivance, article, or part that one cannot or does not name more precisely: What is that little jigger on the pistol? 5. Ceramics. a […]
[jig-erd] /ˈdʒɪg ərd/ adjective, Informal. 1. confounded; damned: I’m jiggered if I know what that sign means. [jig-er] /ˈdʒɪg ər/ verb (used with object) 1. to interfere with. 2. to manipulate or alter, especially in order to get something done illegally or unethically: to jigger company records to conceal a loss. /ˈdʒɪɡəd/ adjective (postpositive) 1. […]