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jiff

 (jĭf)
n. Informal
A jiffy.
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jiff

noun
Informal. A very brief time:
Informal: jiffy.
Chiefly British: tick.
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But, Lord, look you, sir --hearts and souls alive, man --the next instant, in a jiff, I was blind as a bat --both eyes out --all befogged and bedeadened with black foam --the whale's tail looming straight up out of it, perpendicular in the air, like a marble steeple.
JIFF came in this particular period to emphasize the cultural side of Jounieh and the region, helping it to rise and reposition on the cultural scene of the country," JIFF co-founder and festival director Joelle El Bittar Zind told The Daily Star.
Even these have turned up now, and Jiff Zahradka has been able to make use of them, and thus, in his preface, provide a new and up-to-date account of the gestation and history of the opera.
Cardiff Jiff youngster Bevan Smith came home first in the under-12s category in a tremendous race that saw two West Wales Cycling Team riders finish second and third.
Jiff Blaha, an expert on Czech historical theaters (and the designs of Josef Platzer) says that although preservation and restoration were the primary focus of the work at the Palace Theater, some restoration details proved unfeasible due to modern fire and safety codes.
3 million Series C financing round for health technology company Jiff in the closing of Rosemark's first deal.
Mae Meri, Jiff a Catrin yn treulio eu shifft yn derbyn galwadau gan gymeriadau pigog, cwynfanllyd, ambell i alwad pranc ac unigolion sydd ddim yn rhy siwr pwy maen nhw wedi eu galw nac am beth.
Jiff, a Palo Alto, California-based company that's also funded by Venrock, helps large employers organize their health benefits and recommend specific services to workers that may improve their health and reduce the firms' costs.
10) Political representatives among the European policy elites were operationalized as MPs sitting in the Parliamentary Committee for Foreign Affairs and Committee on European Affairs, senators working in the Committee on EU Affairs and the Committee for Foreign Affairs, Defence and Security, chairpersons of Parliamentary political parties, shadow ministers for European Affairs and Foreign Affairs, Czech MPs in the European Parliament, members of the governments of Petr Necas and Jiff Rusnok (the change of government which took place in the middle of data collection was reflected in the selection) and Czech representatives of the Committee of the Regions.
Cute Jiff, a pint-sized pomeranian, has romped into the Guinness Book of World Records by running ten metres in 6.
JIFF by name, jiffy by nature - this talented little Pomeranian cutie is officially the fastest dog on TWO legs.