jungle

  • 1 Jungle — Orígenes musicales Techno, dancehall, dub, hardcore, breakbeat, rave Orígenes culturales Finales de los 1980 Reino Unido …

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  • 2 jungle — [ ʒœ̃gl; ʒɔ̃gl ] n. f. • 1796; mot angl., de l hindoustani jangal « steppe » 1 ♦ Dans les pays de mousson, Forme de savane couverte de hautes herbes, de broussailles et d arbres, où vivent les grands fauves. Les lianes de la jungle. « Le Livre de …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3 Jungle — usually refers to a dense forest in a hot climate, such as a tropical rainforest. The word Jungle originates from the Sanskrit word Jangala which means a desert or uncultivated land [http://www.answers.com/topic/jungle?cat=technology] . The term… …

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  • 4 Jungle — ist ein Stil der elektronischen Musik, der sich durch schnelle gebrochene Rhythmen, sogenannte Breakbeats, auszeichnet. Der Stil entstand unter starken Einflüssen der Tradition von Raggamuffin und Dancehall aus dem britischen Hardcore. Jungle… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 5 Jungle — Jun gle (j[u^][ng] g l), n. [Hind. jangal desert, forest, jungle; Skr. ja[.n]gala desert.] 1. A dense growth of brushwood, grasses, reeds, vines, etc.; an almost impenetrable thicket of trees, canes, and reedy vegetation, as in India, Africa,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 jungle —    Jungle is a form of dance music characterized by the use of high speed (usually around 160 beats per minute), highly syncopated drums and simple looped bass lines. Early jungle records often used a reggae/ragga ‘toasting’ style lead vocal,… …

    Encyclopedia of contemporary British culture

  • 7 jungle — (n.) 1776, from Hindi jangal desert, forest, wasteland, uncultivated ground, from Skt. jangala s arid, sparsely grown with trees, of unknown origin. Specific sense of land overgrown by vegetation in a wild, tangled mass is first recorded 1849;… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 jungle — ► NOUN 1) an area of land with dense forest and tangled vegetation, typically in the tropics. 2) a very bewildering or competitive place. 3) a style of dance music with very fast electronic drum tracks and slower synthesized bass lines. ● the law …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 jungle — jun‧gle [ˈdʒʌŋgl] noun [singular] a situation in which a lot of people or businesses are competing with each other in a very determined way: • Without the free publicity, the firm would be lost in the jungle of TV advertising …

    Financial and business terms

  • 10 jungle — [juŋ′gəl] n. [Hindi jangal, desert forest, jungle < Sans jaṅgala, wasteland, desert] 1. land in a wet, tropical region, usually with large trees, dense underbrush, and a hot climate 2. any confused, tangled growth, collection, etc. ☆ 3. Slang… …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 Jungle — (engl., spr. Dschongl), s. Dschungeln. Daher Junglefieber (Sumpf od. Malariafieber), ein dem Typhus u. der Pest sich näherndes Wechselfieber …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 12 Jungle — (engl., spr. dschöngl), Dschungel, s. Dschangal. Junglefieber, s.v.w. Wechselfieber …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 13 Jungle — (dschöngl), gewöhnlich in der Mehrzahl gebraucht, in Ostindien Dickicht aus Gebüsch, hohem Gras und Schilf, von Schlangen, Büffeln, Tigern etc. bevölkert …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 14 jungle — index imbroglio Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 15 jungle — [n] wilderness full of plant and animal life boscage, bush, chaparral, forest, labyrinth, maze, morass, primeval forest, tangle, undergrowth, wasteland, web, wood, zoo; concept 517 …

    New thesaurus

  • 16 junglė — statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Detalė aparatūros dalims sujungti. atitikmenys: angl. adapter rus. переход; переходник …

    Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 17 Jungle — Pour le genre de musique électronique, voir Jungle (musique). Jungle sud américaine. Ici entre Perou et Bolivie …

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  • 18 jungle — 01. Monkeys screamed, and birds chattered from the tops of trees as we entered the [jungle]. 02. The forested area of the [jungle] has been largely cut down to make way for cattle farms. 03. He survived in the [jungle] for three months by himself …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 19 jungle — [[t]ʤʌ̱ŋg(ə)l[/t]] jungles 1) N VAR A jungle is a forest in a tropical country where large numbers of tall trees and plants grow very close together. ...the mountains and jungles of Papua New Guinea... The seventy square miles of the mountain… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 jungle */ — UK [ˈdʒʌŋɡ(ə)l] / US noun Word forms jungle : singular jungle plural jungles 1) [countable/uncountable] a thick tropical forest the Amazon jungle We had to cut our way through dense jungle. a jungle clearing/track/camp 2) [singular] a garden or… …

    English dictionary

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