noun संज्ञा

Jim Crow meaning in maithili

जिम क्रो

  • Pronunciation

    /ˌdʒɪm ˈkɹoʊ/

  • Definition

    legal barrier preventing blacks from participating in various activities with whites

    कानूनी बाधा जे अश्वेत कें गोरा कें साथ विभिन्न गतिविधियक मे भाग लेवा सं रोकय छै

  • Example

    The civil rights movement worked to end Jim Crow.

    नागरिक अधिकार आन्दोलन जिम क्रो के समाप्त करय के काज केलक।

  • Synonyms

    color line (रंग रेखा)

noun संज्ञा

Jim Crow meaning in maithili

जिम क्रो

  • Definitions

    1. A World War II code name for patrols along the British coastline to intercept enemy aircraft, originally intended to warn of invasion in 1940.

    दुश्मन केरऽ विमान क॑ रोकै लेली ब्रिटिश तटरेखा के साथ गश्त करै लेली द्वितीय विश्वयुद्ध केरऽ कोड नाम, जेकरऽ मूल उद्देश्य १९४० म॑ आक्रमण के चेतावनी देना छेलै ।

  • Examples:
    1. … flying cannon equipped Spitfires V’s mainly on ‘Jim Crow’ operations (operational Patrols along the home coastline intercepting any hostile aircraft and looking out for any invasion forces).

  • 2. A double-action planing tool invented by Joseph Whitworth, in which the blade ‘jumps’ to face the other way on the back-stroke.

    जोसेफ व्हिटवर्थ द्वारा आविष्कारित डबल-एक्शन प्लानिंग टूल, जेकरा म॑ ब्लेड बैक-स्ट्रोक प॑ दोसरऽ तरफ मुँह करै लेली ‘कूद’ जाय छै ।

  • Examples:
    1. He has considerably improved upon the planing machine, in his “Jim Crow” machine, so called because the cutter reverses itself and works both ways, and in fact adapts itself to any position to do its work.

    2. The “Jim Crow” machine, which is Whitworth's patent, was new to some of the visitors. … But with a “Jim Crow” a cut is obtained both ways.

    3. Two other machines exhibited by Whitworth… One was furnished with a reversing tool to plane both ways, and called, from its peculiar motion, a Jim Crow machine.

  • 3. A tool for bending railway rails, by holding the rail with two arms and pushing a screw into the other side.

    रेलवे रेल के मोड़य के एकटा औजार, रेल के दू हाथ सं पकड़ि क दोसर कात पेंच धकेलि क.

  • Examples:
    1. It is placed on the rail pretty much as a jim-crow is set, and as the middle roll is turned it travels along on the rail, curving the rail as it moves.

    2. Quelling his nerves, Moist grabbed a jim crow and opened the trap door on to the roof of the guard's van, to the initial amazement of the grag who had been trying to force his way in.

    3. When rails have to be bent with a Jim Crow, as in setting stock or check-rails, or straightening a bent rail, they should always be heated first, or they are liable to crack, especially steel rails.