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j

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noun,, often capitalized often attributive \ˈjā\

Simple Definition of j

  • : the 10th letter of the English alphabet

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of j

plural j's or js play \ˈjāz\

  1. 1 a :  the 10th letter of the English alphabet b :  a speech counterpart of orthographic j

  2. 2 a :  a graphic device for reproducing the letter j b :  a unit vector parallel to the y-axis

  3. 3 :  one designated j especially as the 10th in order or class

  4. 4 :  something shaped like the letter J

Examples of j in a sentence

  1. a word that begins with a j

  2. a word that begins with j



15th Century

First Known Use of j

15th century

Other Alphabet Terms


2

j

abbreviation

Definition of j

  1. 1 jack

  2. 2 journal

  3. 3 judge; justice




J

abbreviation

Definition of J

  1. 1 joule

  2. 2 jumper; jump shot




J Defined for Kids

noun , often cap \ˈjā\

Definition of j for Students

plural j's or js \ˈjāz\

  1. :  the tenth letter of the English alphabet




Medical Dictionary

J

symbol

Medical Definition of J

  1. mechanical equivalent of heat




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