a jet airplane capable of taking off and landing vertically or on an extremely short runway or flight deck.
a fixed-wing jet aircraft that is capable of landing and taking off vertically
- Jump jockey
noun 1. (Brit) a jockey who rides in steeplechases (as opposed to one who rides in flat races)
- Jump leads
/liːdz/ plural noun 1. two heavy cables fitted with crocodile clips used to start a motor vehicle with a discharged battery by connecting the battery to an external battery US and Canadian name jumper cables
noun, Journalism. 1. a line of type identifying the page on or from which a newspaper story is continued.
[juhmp-mas-ter, -mah-ster] /ˈdʒʌmpˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər/ noun 1. a person who supervises the of paratroopers or other parachutists.