from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An abbreviation of journal; of journey; of journeyman.
  • n. Day.
  • n. [Mod. F., pron. zhör.] In decorative art, an opening forming part of a design.
  • n. In lace-making, one of the regular meshes of the ground. See à jour.
  • n. A colloquial abbreviation of journeyman: as, a jour printer; to work as a jour.


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