jenny definition

  • noun:
    • The female of specific creatures, especially the donkey additionally the wren.
    • A spinning jenny.
    • a tool for spinning thread from fiber onto several spindles (also called spinning jenny).
    • a lady animal of specific sorts, eg wren and donkey.
    • A familiar or pet type of the proper name Jane.
    • A familiar title of the European wren.
    • a device for spinning numerous threads at the same time, -- found in production facilities. Also called spinning-jenny.
    • A female bird; used specially as a prefix, like in jenny-heron, jenny-howlet, jenny-jay, jenny-wren, etc.
    • especially A wren: frequently known as jenny-wren.
    • a lady ass: also referred to as jenny-ass.
    • A locomotive-crane; a self-propelling crane utilized for holding heavy weights.
    • Compasses with one end bent inward.
    • A stroke iu English billiards, originally a losing threat produced from balk into a middle pocket, the object-ball being close to the pocket, but below it: now applied to any acute-angled pocketing placed from balk to a ball outside, and thence into any of the four pockets beyond balk.
    • united states of america architect who created initial skyscraper where a metal skeleton had been made use of (1832-1907)
    • feminine donkey

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