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jam

(jăm)
v.
1. To block, congest, or clog.
2. To crush or bruise.

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A gene on chromosome 1q21.2-q21.3 that encodes a member of the immunoglobulin superfamily, which is a key regulator of tight junction assembly in epithelia. F11R also acts as a receptor for reovirus, a ligand for LFA1 (an integrin involved in leukocyte transmigration) and a platelet receptor.
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As soon as death had thinned the jam, Garthwaite, still grasping my arm, led a rush of survivors into the wide entrance of an office building.
More and more soldiers were arriving, and in the jam we were unable to get away.
The rule is, jam to-morrow and jam yesterday--but never jam to-day.
It's jam every OTHER day: to-day isn't any OTHER day, you know.
The princess, conscious that Agafea Mihalovna's wrath must be chiefly directed against her, as the person responsible for the raspberry jam-making, tried to appear to be absorbed in other things and not interested in the jam, talked of other matters, but cast stealthy glances in the direction of the stove.
I'll do it," said Dolly, and getting up, she carefully passed the spoon over the frothing sugar, and from time to time shook off the clinging jam from the spoon by knocking it on a plate that was covered with yellow-red scum and blood-colored syrup.
For a second he felt that he was sharing the feeling of Agafea Mihalovna, vexation at their making jam without water, and altogether at the outside Shtcherbatsky element.
Do it, please, by my receipt," said the princess; "put some paper over the jam, and moisten it with a little rum, and without even ice, it will never go mildewy.
The ten acres certainly must support them, as it supports Hannah--she's a Swedish widow who runs the house and who is a perfect Trojan during the jam and jelly season--and Hannah's daughter, who goes to school and lends a hand, and my nephew whom I have taken to raise and educate.
Just suppose it's me, with jam an' jelly, a-wadin' into that swell restaurant like you did to talk with the top guy.
Maggie didn't know Tom was looking at her; she was seesawing on the elder-bough, lost to almost everything but a vague sense of jam and idleness.
spanish, it was more as a personal amusing indulgence,” said Maria A Petit, Co-Founder JAM Language Ltd.