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jones



Pronunciation: ( jōnz), [key]
n. (sometimes cap.) Slang.
1. heroin.
2. an addiction, esp. to heroin.

Jones



Pronunciation: ( jōnz), [key]
n.
1. An•son Pronunciation: (an'sun), [key] 1798–1858, president of the Republic of Texas.
2. Ca•sey Pronunciation: (kā'sē), [key] (John Luther Jones), 1864–1900, U.S. locomotive engineer: folk hero of ballads, stories, and plays.
3. Daniel, 1881–1967, English phonetician.
4. Ernest, 1879–1958, Welsh psychoanalyst.
5. (Everett) Le•Roi Pronunciation: (lu-roi', lē'roi), [key]original name of Imamu Amiri Baraka.
6. Henry Arthur, 1851–1929, English dramatist.
7. Howard Mum•ford Pronunciation: (mum'furd), [key] 1892–1980, U.S. educator and critic.
8. In•i•go Pronunciation: (in'i-gō"), [key] 1573–1652, English architect.
9. John Paul (John Paul), 1747–92, American naval commander in the Revolutionary War, born in Scotland.
10. John Win•ston Pronunciation: (win'stun), [key] 1791–1848, U.S. politician: Speaker of the House 1843–45.
11. Mary Harris (“Mother Jones”), 1830–1930, U.S. labor leader, born in Ireland.
12. Robert Edmond, 1887–1954, U.S. set designer.
13. Robert Tyre Pronunciation: (tīur) [key] (“Bobby”), 1902–71, U.S. golfer.
14. Rufus Matthew, 1863–1948, U.S. Quaker, teacher, author, and humanitarian.
15. Sir William, 1746–94, English jurist, linguist, and Sanskrit scholar.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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