jacks

plural of jack
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as in pools
the total of the bets at stake at one time tension was mounting as the jack was getting bigger by the minute

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as in loggers
a person whose job is to cut down trees we'll need to hire more jacks to get this forest cleared before winter

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“Jacks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jacks. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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