Definitions for "Jumper "
a short wire, or a small plastic object containing such a short wire, used to optionally connect or disconnect two points in an electronic circuit, so as to include or exclude portions of the circuit and thus modify the function of the circuit. Such jumpers are much used to adapt add-on circuit boards for different conditions or functions within a computer.
to insert a jumper{2} between the two contacts in (a circuit). See 2nd jumper.
A short length of conductor or flat cable used to make a connection between terminals or around a break in a circuit, or between circuit boards.
A loose upper garment
A sort of blouse worn by workmen over their ordinary dress to protect it.
A fur garment worn in Arctic journeys.
Keywords:  steven, gould, fiction, novel, davey
Jumper is a 2008 science fiction film directed by Doug Liman. The film is the adaptation of Steven Gould's popular sci-fi novel of the same name. New Regency plans to make Jumper the first part of an extensive trilogy.
Jumper is a 1992 science fiction novel by Steven Gould. It tells the story of Davey, a teenager who has just escaped an abusive household. Davey discovers that he can teleport himself by using his thoughts, although he doesn't know how it works.
long sleeve warm top eg tracksuit top, cardigan, sweater
a sweater
sweater or pull-over
Keywords:  lineout, intercept, throw, rugby, catch
The player in a lineout who's responsible for jumping to catch or intercept a throw.
a common name for a rugby shirt. Also the name of a player in a lineout, usually at the 2,4, and 6 positions, jumping to catch or intercept the throw
Keywords:  ashlar, mortar, adjacent, rise, stones
It is a term used for a piece of stone of higher rise than adjacent stones which is used to end a horizontal mortar joint at the point where it is set in ashlar patterns.
In ashlar patterns, a piece of stone of higher rise than adjacent stones, used to end a horizontal mortar joint at the point where it is set.
an athlete who competes at jumping
an athlete who bounds or leaps (as in basketball)
a player releases the basketball at the high point of a jump
Horse judged on jumping performance based only on faults and time. Touch faults are sometimes also used. Preliminary jumpers are those horses having won up to $1,000; Intermediate up to $3,000; Open over $3,000.
A horse that is trained to jump fences, hedges or other obstacles; shown over fences with a fault system (i.e., knocking down a fence results in four faults). The horse may work against time and fence heights.
a type of horse, used in the sport of show jumping
Keywords:  herbst, preface, pawl, timepiece, impel
spring to impel the star wheel, also a pawl to lock fast a wheel, in a repeating timepiece.
A spring appliance attached to fixed appliances to move teeth similar to a Herbst appliance. [ Orthodontic Glossary Preface
"Jumper" is a song by the American rock band Third Eye Blind, released on their 1997 self titled album, written by vocalist Stephan Jenkins. Released as a single, the song peaked at #5 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Keywords:  iron, ladle, dolly, chisel, monkey
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.
Long iron rod, pointed at each end, which was used to drill shot holes by hitting it against the rock face.
A dolly; a monkey. A spark from a ladle of molten cast iron.
A jump serve. Such serves are usually hit with pace and plenty of topspin. Most male players will attempt a jumper when there are female spectators in the vicinity. There are two main types of jump serve: net and out. The much rarer third species, the ace, is not usually seen below national levels.
Keywords:  thills, sleigh, rude, runners, poles
A rude kind of sleigh; -- usually, a simple box on runners which are in one piece with the poles that form the thills.
A name applied in the 18th century to certain Calvinistic Methodists in Wales whose worship was characterized by violent convulsions.
Not ever done in the sport of paragliding. You jump with parachutes and you take off with a paraglider... Very safe! You don't leave the ground unless your chute is already fully open
In BEAM robotics, a Jumper is a robot that has a mode of locomotion by propelling the robot off the ground and from place to place on the ground.
Keywords:  hoodie, hood
a hoodie without the hood
Keywords:  jersey
A lumberjack who moves from camp to camp either because they find the work too hard or the conditions unsatisfactory.
Said of a species or specimen that tends to jump out of the aquarium. – Kelvin – Temperature scale used to designate light intensity. For freshwater 6400K-10000K is optimum. For marine 6400K – 20000K is optimum.
Keywords:  quarrymen, masons, drilling, tool, long
A long drilling tool used by masons and quarrymen.
A jumper, in police parlance, is a person who commits suicide by jumping from a height. A frequent scenario is that the jumper will sit on an elevated highway as police attempt to "talk him down."
Keywords:  puddle, see
See puddle jumper
Keywords:  nmap, arp, lan, tell, segment
Jumper is a program for the search and analysis of hosts. It maps the network using the ARP protocol, and optionally can create an NMap script. For example, it can tell you which IP addresses are free in your LAN segment or it can tell you which hosts are on your LAN.
Keywords:  contrivances, esp, motion, thing, tools
A thing that jumps; esp., any of various tools or other contrivances operating with a jumping motion;
Keywords:  larva, cheese, fly, see
The larva of the cheese fly. See Cheese fly, under Cheese.
Keywords:  cable, length, assembly, asks, stage
If someone asks you for a jumper for your computer, they mean a cable. Back to the top Back to the top
A stage cable. Often used to refer to a short length of stage cable. See Also: Stage Cable
Length of cable terminated on both ends. Also known as cable assembly.
Keywords:  fallen, bridge, player, off
A player who has fallen off the bridge
Keywords:  unauthorized, tracks, person
An unauthorized person on the tracks.
Keywords:  wish, fulfillment, bit, book
a bit of a wish-fulfillment book
Keywords:  shot
a jump shot
a mechanical switch that is easily modified by hand
Keywords:  character, stands, sounds, one
a character that stands for none, one or several sounds, which can be "jumped"
Keywords:  one
One who, or that which, jumps.