[joo r-uh; French zhy-ra] /ˈdʒʊər ə; French ʒüˈra/
a mountain range in W central Europe, between France and Switzerland, extending from the Rhine to the Rhone. Highest peak, Crêt de la Neige, 5654 feet (1723 meters).
[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. . /ˈdʒʊərə/ noun 1. the plural of jus1 /ˈdʒʊərə/ noun 1. a department of E France, in Franche-Comté region. Capital: Lons-le-Saunier. Pop: 253 309 (2003 est)). Area: 5055 sq km (1971 […]
[joo-ras-ik] /dʒʊˈræs ɪk/ Geology adjective 1. noting or pertaining to a period of the Mesozoic Epoch, occurring from 190 to 140 million years ago and characterized by an abundance of dinosaurs and the advent of birds and mammals. noun 2. the Jurassic Period or System. /dʒʊˈræsɪk/ adjective 1. of, denoting, or formed in the second […]
[joo r-at] /ˈdʒʊər æt/ noun 1. Law. a certificate on an affidavit, by the officer, showing by whom, when, and before whom it was sworn to. 2. a sworn officer; a magistrate; a member of a permanent jury. /ˈdʒʊəræt/ noun 1. (law) a statement at the foot of an affidavit, naming the parties, stating when, […]
[joo-rey-shuh n] /dʒʊˈreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. an act of taking or administering an oath.