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Jones

(jōnz),
Ernest, British psychiatrist, 1879-1958. See: Ross-Jones test.

Jones

(jōnz),
Henry Bence. See: Bence Jones.

Jones

(jōnz),
T. Duckett, U.S. cardiologist, 1899-1954. See: Jones criteria.

jones

(jōnz) Slang
n.
1. Heroin.
2. An addiction or craving.
intr.v. jonesed, jonesing, joneses
To have an eager or intense desire: was jonesing for caffeine.
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Alex is assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, under the watch of Vice Admiral Shane (Liam Neeson), who just happens to be the deeply disapproving father of his girlfriend, Samantha (Brooklyn Decker).
I wish to have no connection with any ship that does not sail fast, for I intend to go into harm's way," said John Paul Jones, who is commemorated by three anniversaries this month--his birth, July 6, 1747, his death July 18, 1792 and his repatriation at the U.S.
According to the original letter, two boats from the destroyer USS John Paul Jones halted an Iranian fishing vessel even though it was within Iran's exclusive economic zone.
She plays accompanied by Canadian guitar and dobro ace, Doug Cox, who has played with many artists, including John Paul Jones, of Led Zeppelin.
In this reprise of the 2006 biography, Rear Admiral Callo, USNR (Ret.) traces the contributions and foibles of John Paul Jones (1747- 1792), the American Revolutionary War naval hero known for his legendary retort to surrender to the British: "I have not yet begun to fight." Besides Jones' naval accomplishments, he cites his diplomatic relations and advocacy of a civilian-controlled Navy in the US rise as a global power.
For his BAM season April 16-19, he is collaborating with the rock band Sonic Youth, bassist John Paul Jones (of Led Zeppelin yore), and his longtime collaborator Takehisa Kosugi.
During almost 31A hours of combat, the American captain, John Paul Jones, uttered his famous phrase: "I have not yet begun to fight!" and eventually captured Serapis.
Computer company Apple has revealed that a special digital box set containing the entire discography 'The Complete Led Zeppelin' from rock band Led Zeppellin, is available for pre-order on its online iTunes Store, exclusively, for USD99.The Complete Led Zeppelin is a 165 track collection of the band's 13 albums, including the new Mothership retrospective album of 24 of the group's best known songs, hand picked by Robert Plan, Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones. Mothership, which includes tracks such as Whole Lotta Love, Kashmir and Rock and Roll, is also available for pre-order on iTunes.
DAV members proudly carry the colors on their way to John Paul Jones Park, in Brooklyn, N.Y., during a parade involving various service organizations showing support for wounded veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan.
Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Bonham and John Paul Jones made up which rock band?
Dill's selection of mariner lore offers history as well as anecdotes about famous sailors, from John Paul Jones and Herman Melville's Captain Ahab to pirate Henry Morgan and Captain William Dampier, who circumnavigated the globe.
James Fenimore Cooper, John Paul Jones, and others provide fine insights and adventure.