jersey

  1. a close-fitting pullover shirt
  2. a slightly elastic machine-knit fabric
  3. breed from the island of Jersey

Jersey

HMS Jersey was a British Javelin Class destroyer of 1690 tons displacement launched in 1938 and sunk during the Second World War. She was armed with six 4.7-inch guns; six smaller guns and ten 21-inch torpedo tubes. She was powered by two Admiralty 3-drum type boilers providing a top speed of 36 knots and carried a complement of 183.
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Jersey

[fabric] Jersey is a knit fabric used predominantly for clothing manufacture. It was originally made of wool, but is now made of wool, cotton, and synthetic fibres. Since medieval times Jersey, Channel Islands, where the material was first produced, had been an important exporter of knitted goods and the fabric in wool from Jersey became we...
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Jersey

[n] - a close-fitting pullover shirt 2. [n] - a slightly elastic machine-knit fabric 3. [n] - breed from the island of Jersey
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Jersey

Jer'sey noun ; plural Jerseys . [ From Jersey , the largest of the Channel Islands.] 1. The finest of wool separated from the rest; combed wool; also, fine yarn of wool. 2. A kind of knitted jacket; hence, in general, a closefitting jacket or upper garment made of ...
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Jersey

noun a breed of diary cattle developed on the island of Jersey
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jersey

tee shirt noun a close-fitting pullover shirt
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Jersey

• (n.) A kind of knitted jacket; hence, in general, a closefitting jacket or upper garment made of an elastic fabric (as stockinet). • (n.) The finest of wool separated from the rest; combed wool; also, fine yarn of wool. • (n.) One of a breed of cattle in the Island of Jersey. Jerseys are noted for the richness of their milk.Jersey:...
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Jersey

largest and southernmost of the Channel Islands, 12 miles (19 km) west of the Cotentin peninsula of France; its capital, St. Helier, is 100 miles ... [4 related articles]
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Jersey

breed of small short-horned dairy cattle originating on Jersey, one of the Channel Islands; it is believed to have descended from French cattle. The ... [2 related articles]
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Jersey

Jersey is an English name for boys and girls. The meaning is `from Jersey (England)` The name Jersey is most commonly given to American girls. Although in most countries Jersey is a name given to girls. In the United States, 1 out of 18 Jersey`s are boys.
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jersey

The consistent interlooping of yarns in the jersey stitch to produce a fabric with a smooth, flat face, and a more textured, but uniform back. Jersey fabrics may be produced on either circular or flat weft knitting machines.
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Jersey

Jersey (jûr'zē) , island (2005 est. pop. 90,800), 45 sq mi (117 sq km), in the English Channel, largest of the Channel Islands, which are dependencies of the British crown. It is 15 mi (24 km) from the Normandy coast of France and SE of Guernsey. Saint Helier, the capital, is on St. A...
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Jersey

The Jersey is a small, short-horned fawn or yellow brown coloured breed of domestic dairy cattle.
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Jersey

Largest of the Channel Islands; capital St Helier; area 117 sq km/45 sq mi; population (2001) 87,200. It is governed by a lieutenant governor, representing the English crown and an assembly. Jersey cattle were originally bred here. Jersey gave its name to a woollen garment The island was occupied from 1940 until 1945 by German force...
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JERSEY

Ubiquitous article of clothing in a cyclist's wardrobe. Yellow is a popular colour, perhaps in homage to the sun-god 'Ra'. In other contexts, an island or possibly a cow.
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Jersey

[clothing] A jersey is an item of knitted clothing, traditionally in wool or cotton, with sleeves, worn as a pullover, as it does not open at the front, unlike a cardigan. It is usually close-fitting and machine knitted in contrast to a guernsey that is more often hand knit with a thicker yarn. The word is usually used interchangeably with ...
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Jersey

Jersey (i, lang; Jèrriais: Jèrri [ʒɛri]), officially the Bailiwick of Jersey (Bailliage de Jersey), is a possession of the Crown in right of Jersey, off the coast of Normandy, France. The bailiwick consists of the island of Jersey, along with surrounding uninhabited islands and rocks collectively named Les Dirouilles, Les Écréhous, Les Minqu...
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Jersey

A general term for any knit garment or fabric, the material has length-wise ribs on the right side, and cross-wise ribs on the wrong side. It is crease-resistant, very resilient, and has the flexibility and stretch of knit. Usually made from wool, cotton or silk, but synthetics are often used as well.
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Jersey

A stockinette fabric knit in a tube.
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JERSEY

A knitted textile made from cotton or wool and synthetics. Most common use of jersey is our basic t-shirt. Fabric is warm, stretchy, flexible and insulating. Cross reference Knit.
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Jersey

A generic term for a plain knit fabric without a distinct rib. Originally made of wool, jersey fabric was first manufactured on the island of Jersey.
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Jersey

General term used for any knitted fabric.
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Jersey

General term used for any knit garment or fabric that is resilient, crease resistant, flexible, and stretchy. Denoted by length-wise ribs on one side and cross-wise ribs on the opposite.
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Jersey

A generic term for a plain knit fabric without a distinct rib. Originally made of wool, jersey fabric was first manufactured on the island of Jersey.
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