java

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noun, often capitalized ja·va \ˈja-və, ˈjä-, -vē\

Examples of java in a sentence

  1. a hot cup of java

Origin and Etymology of java

Java, island of Indonesia


First Known Use: 1823


Java

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geographical name Ja·va \ˈjä-və, ˈja-\

Definition of Java

  1. island Indonesia SE of Sumatra; chief city Jakarta area 51,007 square miles (132,618 square kilometers), pop 107,581,306

Variants of java

or Indonesian

Djawa

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JAVA Defined for English Language Learners


Java

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geographical name Ja·va \ˈjä-və, ˈja-\

Definition of Java for English Language Learners

  • : island of Indonesia


JAVA Defined for Kids

Java

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geographical name Ja·va \ˈjä-və, ˈja-\

Definition of Java for Students

  1. island Indonesia SW of Borneo; chief city, Jakarta


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