Definitions for j

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. joule, J, watt second(noun)

    a unit of electrical energy equal to the work done when a current of one ampere passes through a resistance of one ohm for one second

  2. J, j(noun)

    the 10th letter of the Roman alphabet

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  1. j(Noun)

    A term for a marijuana cigarette ('joint').

    I stepped outside to smoke myself a J. uE000166815uE001 Paul Simon, from the song "Late in the Evening"

  2. j(Noun)

    An alternative version of i, the positive square root of -1; used in the context of electronics.

  3. j(Noun)

    The second unit vector, after i

  4. J(Noun)

    A term for a marijuana cigarette ('joint').

    I stepped outside to smoke myself a J. uE000166815uE001 Paul Simon, from the song "Late in the Evening"

  5. J(Noun)

    Journal

    I stepped outside to smoke myself a J. uE000166815uE001 Paul Simon, from the song "Late in the Evening"

  6. J(Noun)

    As a prefix, Japanese (J-pop, J-rock, J-drama, etc.).

  7. J(Noun)

    Judge or justice, used after a name (plural JJ).

  8. J(ProperNoun)

    A programming language developed by Microsoft that is a nonstandard variant of Java.

  9. Origin: From Java and C++.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. J

    j is the tenth letter of the English alphabet. It is a later variant form of the Roman letter I, used to express a consonantal sound, that is, originally, the sound of English y in yet. The forms J and I have, until a recent time, been classed together, and they have been used interchangeably

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  1. J

    J is the tenth letter in the ISO basic Latin alphabet. Its normal name in English is jay or jy; when used for the y sound, it may be called yod.

The Standard Electrical DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. J

    Symbol for the unit joule, the unit of electric energy.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'j' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4092

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