jetton

jetton

(ˈdʒɛtən)
n
(Games, other than specified) a counter or token, esp a chip used in such gambling games as roulette
[C18: from French jeton, from jeter to cast up (accounts); see jet1]

jetton

- A counter or token used as a gambling chip or to operate slot machines.
See also related terms for token.
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We knew we had a great idea on our hands, but we had no idea it would take off so quickly and be received with so much anticipation," says Jeff Jetton, one of Jevo's inventors and the President and CEO of Food & Beverage Innovations.
The association allocated facilities for the Missouri Times shortly after it was formed two years ago by Faughn and former House Speaker Rod Jetton.
The jetton is identical to six found on Henry VIII's flagship Mary Rose when she was raised from the seabed off Portsmouth.
Thanks to Marsha Enright, Merlin Jetton, Roderick Long, and David Riesbeck for helpful discussion.
With the recent spotlight on adolescent literacy in the United States (CCAAL, 2010; Heller & Greenleaf, 2007; Jetton & Shanahan, 2012), content area reading has once again become a hot topic of discussion.
Researchers indicate that prior knowledge cannot be overestimated when constructing new frameworks of knowing (Alexander, Kulikowich, & Jetton, 1994; Dorchy, de Rijdt, & Dyck, 2002; Pressley & McCormick, 1995).
Government Reps -- Marlene Jetton (DLA), Henry Martin (DLA), Randy Buckley (DLA)
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The acquisition follows Woodside Health's purchase of Jetton Medical Park in Cornelius, North Carolina, near Charlotte and Lake Norman; Rockwall Medical, a medical office building in Rockwall, Texas, a thriving community near Dallas; and Kingwood Executive Center, a medical office complex in Kingwood, Texas, just north of Houston.
Jamie Jetton took the day off from work to bring her two nephews, 6 and 11, visiting from Arizona to the observatory.
Hidi 2001, Jetton and Alexander 2001, Schraw, Flowerday, and Lehman 2001).
Memorials: American Cancer Society, 3709 West Jetton Avenue Tampa, FL 33629; American Lung Association, 1333 West Colonial Drive Orlando, FL 32806-9910.