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Jigging

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Jigging (Mining) The act or using a jig; the act of separating ore with a jigger, or wire-bottomed sieve, which is moved up and down in water.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n jigging The sifting, dressing, or sorting of ore by means of a jigging-machine.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Jigging jig′ing in mining, the process of separating ore by means of a wire-bottomed sieve moved up and down in water.
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Quotations

  • Matt Groening
    Matt Groening
    “Love is a perky elf dancing a merry little jig and then suddenly he turns on you with a miniature machine gun.”

Usage

In literature:

Shann came to the table, but he could not quite force himself near that chattering skull, even though it had stopped its jig of speech.
"Storm Over Warlock" by Andre Norton
From what he hears, or knows, he gathers, that the jig is up.
"The Daffodil Mystery" by Edgar Wallace
But Grifone was at Borgo jigging his dolls and listening to Cicero, and Amilcare lost his head.
"Little Novels of Italy" by Maurice Henry Hewlett
Oh it's 'squisitely delicious," she added, "jigging" up and down on her chair.
"Grandmother Dear" by Mrs. Molesworth
At the bottom of the jig is placed a guide roller round which passes the cloth.
"The Dyeing of Cotton Fabrics" by Franklin Beech
He seemed to lie on the sofa for hours while his thoughts jigged with fatiguing monotony in his head.
"Clayhanger" by Arnold Bennett
Pull Jimmy hair, jig jag.
"Bunyip Land" by George Manville Fenn
Coxswain Dance couldn't jig to save his life.
"The Black Bar" by George Manville Fenn
It do my heart good, and we set all de camp jigging.
"Afar in the Forest" by W.H.G. Kingston
Did you notice the way she dodged about, and how her front curls shook and bobbed a regular jig every time she spoke?
"Aunt Judith" by Grace Beaumont
Pat first performed a jig for which he was celebrated.
"Ben Burton" by W. H. G. Kingston
I'll just give them an Irish jig to keep them staring.
"Salt Water" by W. H. G. Kingston
Then he suddenly flung his cap high in air, and, catching it as it came down, began dancing a jig with furious vigor.
"Klondike Nuggets" by E. S. Ellis
The music was jigging on with strange merriment.
"The Daughters of Danaus" by Mona Caird
From the screens it was led into the jigs.
"Derrick Sterling" by Kirk Monroe
Well, some of these days you'll bite off more than can be chewed easily, an' then the jig will be up for all hands.
"Messenger No. 48" by James Otis
She went to the barber's to buy him a wig, And when she came back he was dancing a jig.
"Children's Rhymes, Children's Games, Children's Songs, Children's Stories" by Robert Ford
Jig, jig, jig, from side to side, with short, heavy jerks, he worked his way back and forth twice the length of the pool.
"Days Off" by Henry Van Dyke
The first part will be lively, the second grave; the third a jig.
"A Treatise on the Art of Dancing" by Giovanni-Andrea Gallini
In what One-Eye described afterward as "jig-time," the last snip was made.
"The Rich Little Poor Boy" by Eleanor Gates
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In poetry:

The was a Young Lady of Bute,
Who played on a silver-gilt flute;
She played several jigs,
To her uncle's white pigs,
That amusing Young Lady of Bute.
"Limerick: The was a Young Lady of Bute" by Edward Lear
A fiddler sits, wha has never been seen,
On the ledgin' o' Boglebriggs;
An' aye when the clock strikes the midnicht hoor
He plays strathspeys an' jigs.
"The Fiddler O' Boglebriggs" by Alexander Anderson
There's a soft wind singing in the idle rigging,
High tide splashing, and a young pale moon,
Lights in a window and a fiddle jigging
Over and over there the same short tune.
"The Sailor's Garden" by Cicely Fox Smith
There's not its likes in Ireland--
For twic't the week, be gorries!
They're playing jigs upon the band,
And joomping there in sacks-- and-- and--
And racing, wid wheelborries!
"The Town Karnteel" by James Whitcomb Riley
For there's the town av all the land!
And twic't the week, be-gorries!
They're playing jigs upon the band,
And joomping there in sacks-- and-- and--
And racing, wid wheelborries!
"The Town Karnteel" by James Whitcomb Riley
III. When once the frolic jig's begun,
Then hey! for spirit, life, and fun!
And with some gig,
Trust me, I too can play my part,
And dance with all my little heart The Irish jig.
"The Irish Jig" by Sydney Owenson

In news:

The hook is a gaff, and the skirt is somewhat thinner than a regular jig 's.
US man charged over naked jig outside Parliament after anti-austerity protest.
Jones says that he puts jigs first when he's fishing a lake known for producing big bass or when he's confident that he can get five good bites from the area he's fishing.
He's had box joints "on the brain" for years and, more specifically, the difficulty in making them successfully with typical jigs and methods.
For this retired Navy commander and mechanical engineer, most shop-made and commercial box joint jigs are far from shipshape.
Raku Jigs also feature an easy-to?change assist-hook system and come in four sizes: 60, 120, 160 and 200 grams.
Angler knows both sides of jig controversy.
Anyone have an idea on makeing a jig for align.
Competitive Irish dancing is more than jigs and reels — you have to dress for the occasion too.
'American Idol' recap: The jig is up.
Dancing the Long Island Jig.
Before pompano jigs and jigging spoons, there was the shell lure.
Omega 's latest jig, the Casey Martin Signature Series Swim Jig.
Try this method for securing joints without buying an expensive jig.
Magazine has nearly every type of tool, jig, and accessory ever invented.
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In science:

The first cavity and the copper model were tuned with a tuning jig designed for the SNS cavities.
Status Report on Multi-Cell Superconducting Cavity Development for Medium-Velocity Beams
The second Nb cavity was tuned with a new custom-built jig for the bg = 0.47 cavity.
Status Report on Multi-Cell Superconducting Cavity Development for Medium-Velocity Beams
This assembly jig also ensured that the fiber ends terminate along a circumference of 420 mm.
Prototype development of the Integral-Field unit for VIRUS
Assembly consisted of alternately stacking tungsten plates and fiber ribbons in a jig, the lower half of Fig. 2a and also Fig. 2b.
A Tungsten / Scintillating Fiber Electromagnetic Calorimeter Prototype for a High-Rate Muon g-2 Experiment
The fiber ends were aligned with the right-side jig face, while the tungsten plates were positioned roughly 0.5 cm from this jig edge.
A Tungsten / Scintillating Fiber Electromagnetic Calorimeter Prototype for a High-Rate Muon g-2 Experiment
Once the glue was drawn through the stack, being visible in the tube, the tubing was removed and the two drainage holes on the right-side jig face were plugged.
A Tungsten / Scintillating Fiber Electromagnetic Calorimeter Prototype for a High-Rate Muon g-2 Experiment
Bottom: Side view of stacking actual plates and fibers; b) The completed stack without the top jig plate; c) Machining off one of the end faces; d) Front face, illuminated from rear.
A Tungsten / Scintillating Fiber Electromagnetic Calorimeter Prototype for a High-Rate Muon g-2 Experiment
Whenever possible the tasks are achieved with the help of jigs or fixtures.
CALICE Report to the DESY Physics Research Committee
The frames of extruded PVC are cut and predrilled (to allow for the insertion of the fishing lines, acting as spacers between the glass plates) using a specially designed jig.
CALICE Report to the DESY Physics Research Committee
Within exist ing evidence, it is not possible to conclusively differentiate between these postulates although they may be reconciled as parts of the jig-saw puzzle.
On the Karman constant
Between the two arms, jigs support four test samples, shown as S0 - S3. (b) Schematic of the high-η set-up.
Prototype ATLAS IBL Modules using the FE-I4A Front-End Readout Chip
With this approach towards the inputs and outputs of the digital IC it seems to be possible to develop a jig, which receives the test chip, that would set up any of the terminals to the required logic state or even power it with any polarity.
Bipolar Transistor Tester / Digital IC Tester for Physics Lab
One can see such a jig in Figure 3 towards the lower left corner.
Bipolar Transistor Tester / Digital IC Tester for Physics Lab
As can be seen this jig has simple connections but any of the IC terminals can be configured as logic-0/1 and any of the terminals can be connected to +ve or GND of the supply voltage(+5V) through a set of 4 jumper post pins.
Bipolar Transistor Tester / Digital IC Tester for Physics Lab
The jig is the IC receptacle which is a ZIF socket of desired size.
Bipolar Transistor Tester / Digital IC Tester for Physics Lab
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