JAM

(redirected from jams)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

JAM

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Jamaica. The code is used for transactions to and from Jamaican bank accounts and for international shipping to Jamaica. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
References in classic literature ?
THEN the mouse came out of her jam pot, and Benjamin took the paper bag off his head, and they told the doleful tale.
She spread jam for him and cut up the bread and butter into convenient slices for him to eat.
Then Harris packed the strawberry jam on top of a tomato and squashed it, and they had to pick out the tomato with a teaspoon.
He put his leg into the jam, and he worried the teaspoons, and he pretended that the lemons were rats, and got into the hamper and killed three of them before Harris could land him with the frying-pan.
He came back with great leaps across the jam, one huge hand filled with round, water-washed pebbles.
The police were back again and clearing the jam while waiting for reinforcements and new drivers and horses.
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.
Alice couldn't help laughing, as she said, 'I don't want you to hire ME--and I don't care for jam.
At nine o'clock Dulcie took a tin box of crackers and a little pot of raspberry jam out of her trunk, and had a feast.
Besides the sewing and knitting of baby clothes, with which all of them were busy, that afternoon jam was being made on the terrace by a method new to Agafea Mihalovna, without the addition of water.
I'll have that with the jam run out," said Maggie, keeping her eyes shut to please Tom.