sculptural assemblage constructed from discarded materials, as glass, scrap metal, plastic, and wood.
[juhngk] /dʒʌŋk/ noun 1. any old or discarded material, as metal, paper, or rags. 2. anything that is regarded as worthless, meaningless, or contemptible; trash. 3. old cable or cordage used when untwisted for making gaskets, swabs, oakum, etc. 4. Nautical Slang. . 5. Baseball Slang. relatively slow, unorthodox pitches that are deceptive to the […]
modifier : Eddy Lopat, another ”junk ball” pitcher noun A deceptive and unorthodox pitch; junk (1950s+ Baseball)
noun, Finance. 1. any corporate bond with a low rating and a high yield, often involving high risk. noun 1. (finance) a security that offers a high yield but often involves a high risk of default noun phrase A bond having high yield but relatively little security, used as a payment for one company by […]
- Junk DNA
1. segments of DNA that have no apparent genetic function. noun 1. DNA that consists of repeated sequences of nucleotide and has no apparent function junk DNA (jŭngk) DNA that serves no known biological purpose, such as coding for proteins or their regulation. Junk DNA makes up the vast majority of the DNA in the […]