[jak-suh n-vil] /ˈdʒæk sənˌvɪl/
a seaport in NE Florida, on the St. John’s River.
a city in central Arkansas.
a city in W Illinois.
a city in SE North Carolina.
a town in E Texas.
a port in NE Florida: the leading commercial centre of the southeast. Pop: 773 781 (2003 est)
Largest city in Florida, located in northeastern Florida.
Note: Commercial and financial center.
noun 1. a city in NE Florida.
- Jack sprat
A nursery rhyme: Jack Sprat could eat no fat; His wife could eat no lean, And so betwixt them both, They licked the platter clean.
noun 1. a flagstaff at the bow of a vessel, on which a jack is flown.
[jak-stey] /ˈdʒækˌsteɪ/ noun, Nautical. 1. a rod or batten, following a yard, gaff, or boom, to which one edge of a sail is bent. 2. a rail for guiding the movement of the hanks of a sail. 3. a transverse for stiffening a mast having a gaff sail, coming downward and outward from the head […]