jacket

  1. a short coat
  2. an outer wrapping or casing
  3. (dentistry) an artificial crown fitted over a broken or decayed tooth
  4. the tough metal shell casing for certain kinds of ammunition

Jacket

A layer of material surrounding an optical fibre but not bonded to it; part of the cable, not of the fibre.

Jacket

Steel structure placed at the bottom of the sea, the deck supports drilling / production facilities.

jacket

[n] - the outer skin of a potato 2. [n] - the tough metal shell casing for certain kinds of ammunition 3. [n] - an outer wrapping or casing 4. [n] - a short coat 5. [v] - provide with a thermally non-conducting cover 6. [v] - put a jacket on
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Jacket

Steel structure placed on the seabed with a deck supporting drilling and/or production facilities.
Found on http://www.contractorsunlimited.co.uk/glossary.shtml

Jacket

The cover in which a hardback book is sold.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829

Jacket

The lower section, or 'legs', of an offshore platform.
Found on http://www.oilandgasuk.co.uk/glossary.cfm

Jacket

Jack'et noun [ French jaquette , dim. of jaque . See 3d Jack , noun ] 1. A short upper garment, extending downward to the hips; a short coat without skirts. 2. An outer covering for anything, esp. a covering of some nonconducting material s...
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Jacket

Jack'et transitive verb 1. To put a jacket on; to furnish, as a boiler, with a jacket. 2. To thrash; to beat. [ Low]
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jacket

1. A short upper garment, extending downward to the hips; a short coat without skirts. ... 2. An outer covering for anything, especially. A covering of some nonconducting material such as wood or felt, used to prevent radiation of heat, as from a steam boiler, cylinder, pipe, etc. ... 3. In ordnance, a strengthening band surrounding and reenforcing...
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jacket

noun a short coat
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jacket

(jak´әt) an encasement or covering for the trunk, especially the thorax. plaster-of-Paris jacket a casing of plaster of paris enveloping the body, for the purpose of giving support or correcting deformities; see also cast. Sayre jacket a plaster-of-Pa...
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Jacket

• (n.) An outer covering for anything, esp. a covering of some nonconducting material such as wood or felt, used to prevent radiation of heat, as from a steam boiler, cylinder, pipe, etc. • (n.) A short upper garment, extending downward to the hips; a short coat without skirts. • (n.) In ordnance, a strengthening band surrounding and...
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jacket

Type: Term Pronunciation: jak′et Definitions: 1. A fixed bandage applied around the body to immobilize the spine. 2. In dentistry, a term commonly used in reference to an artificial crown composed of fired porcelain or acrylic resin.
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=46137

Jacket

[software] Jacket is a numerical computing platform enabling GPU acceleration of MATLAB-based codes. Developed by AccelerEyes, Jacket allows GPU-based matrix manipulations, plotting of functions and data, implementation of algorithms, and interfacing with programs written in other languages, including C, C++, CUDA, and OpenCL. == History ==...
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Jacket

Jacket is American slang for a personal file or dossier.
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Jacket

A covering over insulated conductors for the purpose of electrical, chemical, and physical protection.
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jacket

partial or complete external covering of a cell NOTE - A jacket may be made of metal (insulated from the cell terminals), plastic, paper or other suitable material.
Found on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=482-02-20

Jacket

The enclosure on a water heater, furnace, or boiler.
Found on http://www.electromn.com/glossary/j.htm

jacket

The enclosure on a water heater, furnace, or boiler. Related category • HEATING
Found on http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/J/AE_jacket.html

Jacket

A jacket is a short coat without tails.
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Jacket

A jacket is a crown for a front tooth usually made of porcelain. It is also called a cap.
Found on http://www.dentalfind.com/info/jacket

Jacket

[magazine] Jacket (now published as Jacket2) is an online literary periodical, which was founded by the Australian poet John Tranter. The first issue was in October 1997. Until 2010, each new number of the magazine was posted at the Web site piece by piece until the new issue was full, when the next issue started. Past issues remain posted ...
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Jacket

A jacket is a hip- or waist-length garment for the upper body. A jacket typically has sleeves, and fastens in the front or slightly on the side. A jacket is generally lighter, tighter-fitting, and less insulating than a coat, which is outerwear. Some jackets are fashionable, while others serve as protective clothing. ==Etymology== The word jacket ...
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jacket

A metal, usually copper, wrapped around a lead core to form a bullet.
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_firearms_terms
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