a timepiece dial in which the numbers are seen through apertures.
noun, Mathematics. 1. a discontinuity of a function at a point where the function has finite, but unequal, limits as the independent variable approaches the point from the left and from the right. Compare (def 52).
[juhmp] /dʒʌmp/ verb (used without object) 1. to spring clear of the ground or other support by a sudden muscular effort; leap: to jump into the air; to jump out a window. 2. to rise suddenly or quickly: He jumped from his seat when she entered. 3. to move or jerk suddenly, as from surprise […]
[juhmpt-uhp] /ˈdʒʌmptˈʌp/ adjective, Chiefly British. 1. having recently gained prominence or fame and appearing arrogant. adjective 1. (informal) suddenly risen in significance, esp when appearing arrogant adjective Elevated above one’s proper status; jacked up •Chiefly British: The elite regard me as a jumped-up interloper (1835+)
[juhm-per] /ˈdʒʌm pər/ noun 1. a person or thing that . 2. Basketball. . 3. Sports. a participant in a jumping event, as in track or skiing. 4. Manège. a horse specially trained to jump obstacles. 5. a boring tool or device worked with a jumping motion. 6. Also called jump wire. Electricity. a short […]