[joh-zuh f-suh n, -suh f-] /ˈdʒoʊ zəf sən, -səf-/
a high-speed switch, used in experimental computers, that operates on the basis of a radiative phenomenon (Jo·sephson effect) exhibited by a pair of superconductors separated by a thin insulator.
- Joseph stalin
[stah-lin, -leen, stal-in; Russian stah-lyin] /ˈstɑ lɪn, -lin, ˈstæl ɪn; Russian ˈstɑ lyɪn/ noun 1. Joseph V (Iosif Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili or Dzugashvili) 1879–1953, Soviet political leader: secretary general of the Communist Party 1922–53; premier of the U.S.S.R. 1941–53. 2. a former name of . 3. former name of . 4. former name of . /ˈstɑːlɪn/ […]
- Joseph swan
[swon] /swɒn/ noun 1. Sir Joseph Wilson, 1828–1914, British chemist, electrical engineer, and inventor. /swɒn/ noun 1. any large aquatic bird of the genera Cygnus and Coscoroba, having a long neck and usually a white plumage: family Anatidae, order Anseriformes 2. (rare, literary) verb swans, swanning, swanned 3. (intransitive; usually foll by around or about) […]
[joh-see-fuh s] /dʒoʊˈsi fəs/ noun 1. Flavius [fley-vee-uh s] /ˈfleɪ vi əs/ (Show IPA), (Joseph ben Matthias) a.d. 37?–c100, Jewish historian and general. /dʒəʊˈsiːfəs/ noun 1. Flavius (ˈfleɪvɪəs). real name Joseph ben Matthias. ?37–?100 ad, Jewish historian and general; author of History of the Jewish War and Antiquities of the Jews
[josh] /dʒɒʃ/ verb (used with or without object) 1. to chaff; banter in a teasing way. noun 2. good-natured banter. [josh] /dʒɒʃ/ noun 1. a male given name, form of . 1. . /dʒɒʃ/ verb 1. to tease (someone) in a bantering way noun 2. a teasing or bantering joke abbreviation 1. Joshua v. “to […]