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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: jigger(0.01047 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to jigger.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a small glass adequate to hold a single swallow of whiskey
[syn: shot glass, pony]
2: any small mast on a sailing vessel; especially the
mizzenmast of a yawl [syn: jiggermast]
3: larval mite that sucks the blood of vertebrates including
human beings causing intense irritation [syn: harvest mite
, chigger, redbug]
English → English (gcide)
Dandy \Dan"dy\ (d[a^]n"d[y^]), n.; pl. Dandies
(d[a^]n"d[i^]z). [Cf. F. dandin, ninny, silly fellow,
dandiner to waddle, to play the fool; prob. allied to E.
dandle. Senses 2 & 3 are of uncertain etymology.]
1. One who affects special finery or gives undue attention to
dress; a fop; a coxcomb.
(a) A sloop or cutter with a jigger on which a lugsail is
(b) A small sail carried at or near the stern of small
boats; -- called also jigger, and mizzen.
3. A dandy roller. See below.
Dandy brush, a yard whalebone brush.
Dandy fever. See Dengue.
Dandy line, a kind of fishing line to which are attached
several crosspieces of whalebone which carry a hook at
Dandy roller, a roller sieve used in machines for making
paper, to press out water from the pulp, and set the
Chigoe \Chig"oe\, Chigre \Chig"re\, n. [Cf. F. chigue, perh. fr.
Catalan chic small, Sp. chico; or of Peruvian origin.]
A species of flea (Tunga penetrans, formerly Pulex penetrans
), common in the West Indies and South America,
which often attacks the feet or any exposed part of the human
body, and burrowing beneath the skin produces great
irritation. When the female is allowed to remain and breed,
troublesome sores result, which are sometimes dangerous. See
Jigger. [Written also chegre, chegoe, chique,
Note: The name is sometimes erroneously given to certain
mites or ticks having similar habits.
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