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Definition of Jumper

Jumper
Jumper Jump"er, n. [See 1st Jump.] A loose upper garment; as: (a) A sort of blouse worn by workmen over their ordinary dress to protect it. (b) A fur garment worn in Arctic journeys.
Jumper
Jumper Jump"er, n. 1. One who, or that which, jumps. 2. A long drilling tool used by masons and quarrymen. 3. A rude kind of sleigh; -- usually, a simple box on runners which are in one piece with the poles that form the thills. [U.S.] --J. F. Cooper. 4. (Zo["o]l.) The larva of the cheese fly. See Cheese fly, under Cheese. 5. (Eccl.) A name applied in the 18th century to certain Calvinistic Methodists in Wales whose worship was characterized by violent convulsions. 6. (Horology) spring to impel the star wheel, also a pawl to lock fast a wheel, in a repeating timepiece. Baby jumper. See in the Vocabulary. Bounty jumper. See under Bounty.
Jumper
Jumper Jump"er, n. A thing that jumps; esp., any of various tools or other contrivances operating with a jumping motion; as, (Mining, Quarrying, etc.), an instrument for boring holes in rocks by percussion without hammering, consisting of a bar of iron with a chisel-edged steel tip at one or both ends, operated by striking it against the rock, turning it slightly with each blow.

Meaning of Jumper from wikipedia

- Jumper or Jumpers may refer to: Jumper (sweater), a long-sleeve upper body cloth pulled on over the head, covering the torso; also called top or top garment...
- Jumper is a 2008 American science fiction action film loosely based on the 1992 novel of the same name by Steven Gould. The film is directed by Doug Liman...
- setting a jumper is often called strapping.[citation needed] Jumper pins (points to be connected by the jumper) are arranged in groups called jumper blocks...
- Claim Jumper Restaurant and Saloon is an American restaurant chain with more than 30 locations. The company is based in Houston, Texas. Restaurateur Craig...
- A Christmas jumper (also Christmas sweater or colloquially ugly Christmas sweater) is a top pulled over the head to cover the torso and arms, themed with...
- plasticine will likely not exist, the runway might be a different surface or jumpers may initiate their jump from a painted or taped mark on the runway. At...
- jumper (Irish: Geansaí Árann) is a style of jumper that takes its name from the Aran Islands off the west coast of Ireland. A traditional Aran Jumper...
- A jumper or jumper dress (in American English), pinafore dress or informally pinafore or pinny (British English) is a sleeveless, collarless dress intended...
- Claim jumper may refer to: A dishonest miner who violates another's land claim Claim Jumper, a restaurant chain Claim Jumper (NASCAR), a driver who parti****tes...
- Jumper is a 1992 science fiction novel by Steven Gould. The novel was published in m**** market paperback in October 1993 and re-released in February 2008...
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