[zhweez di faw-rah] /ˈʒwiz dɪ ˈfɔ rɑ/
a city in SE Brazil, N of Rio de Janeiro.
/Portuguese ʒuˈiʃ di ˈfɔra/
a city in SE Brazil, in Minas Gerais state on the Rio de Janeiro–Belo Horizonte railway: textiles. Pop: 502 000 (2005 est)
[joo-jit-soo] /dʒuˈdʒɪt su/ noun 1. a method developed in Japan of defending oneself without the use of weapons by using the strength and weight of an adversary to disable him. 2. the use of an opponent’s strengths or one’s own weaknesses to accomplish one’s goals: That was a kind of intellectual jujitsu, the way she […]
[joo-joo] /ˈdʒu dʒu/ noun 1. an object venerated superstitiously and used as a fetish or amulet by tribal peoples of West Africa. 2. the magical power attributed to such an object. 3. a ban or interdiction effected by it. /ˈdʒuːdʒuː/ noun 1. an object superstitiously revered by certain W African peoples and used as a […]
noun See juju
[joo-joob] /ˈdʒu dʒub/ noun 1. a small candy or lozenge of gum arabic, gelatin, or the like and fruit flavoring. 2. . /ˈdʒuːdʒuːb/ noun 1. any of several Old World spiny rhamnaceous trees of the genus Ziziphus, esp Z. jujuba, that have small yellowish flowers and dark red edible fruits See also Christ’s-thorn 2. the […]