(Caribbean) an arrangement made among friends whereby each person makes regular contributions to a fund, the money being drawn out periodically by each individual in turn
noun 1. a port in E Tunisia, on the Mediterranean: founded by the Phoenicians in the 9th century bc. Pop: 191 000 (2005 est) Ancient name Hadrumetum (ˌhædrəˈmiːtəm)
noun, Ballet. 1. a small jump beginning and ending in the fifth position, usually performed in series moving forward, backward, or to the side.
noun 1. Jacques [zhahk] /ʒɑk/ (Show IPA), 1912–90, French anthropologist and government official.
noun 1. the technique of cooking ingredients in a vacuum-sealed plastic pouch, usually for a long time at a low temperature. adjective 1. denoting a form of catering in which food is cooked slowly in a plastic bag, vacuum-packed, and then frozen until required