[juhn-toh] /ˈdʒʌn toʊ/
noun, plural juntos.
a self-appointed committee, especially with political aims; cabal.
noun (pl) -tos
a variant of junta (sense 2)
1640s, erroneous formation of junta on model of Spanish nouns ending in -o.
[joo-pi-ter] /ˈdʒu pɪ tər/ noun 1. Also called Jove. the supreme deity of the ancient Romans: the god of the heavens and of weather. Compare . 2. Astronomy. the planet fifth in order from the sun, having an equatorial diameter of 88,729 miles (142,796 km), a mean distance from the sun of 483.6 million miles […]
[joo-pon, joo-pon; French zhy-pawn] /ˈdʒu pɒn, dʒuˈpɒn; French ʒüˈpɔ̃/ noun, plural jupons [joo-ponz, joo-ponz; French zhy-pawn] /ˈdʒu pɒnz, dʒuˈpɒnz; French ʒüˈpɔ̃/ (Show IPA) 1. a close-fitting tunic, usually padded and bearing heraldic arms, worn over armor. /ˈʒuːpɒn/ noun 1. a short close-fitting sleeveless padded garment, used in the late 14th and early 15th centuries with […]
[joo r-uh; Latin yoo-rah] /ˈdʒʊər ə; Latin ˈyu rɑ/ noun 1. plural of . [joo r-uh; French zhy-ra] /ˈdʒʊər ə; French ʒüˈra/ noun 1. a department in E France. 1952 sq. mi. (5055 sq. km). Capital: Lons-le-Saunier. 2. . [juhs; Latin yoos] /dʒʌs; Latin yus/ noun, plural jura [joo r-uh; Latin yoo-rah] /ˈdʒʊər ə; Latin […]
[joo r-uh l] /ˈdʒʊər əl/ adjective 1. pertaining to law; legal. 2. of or relating to rights and obligations. /ˈdʒʊərəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to law or to the administration of justice 2. of or relating to rights and obligations