from The Century Dictionary.

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


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