J Channel

Business / Construction / J Channel: Metal edging used on drywall to give the edge a better finished appearance when a wall is not 'wrapped' Generally, basement stairway walls have drywall only on the stair side. J Channel is used on the vertical edge of the last drywall sheet

Other Words for Channel

Channel Verb Synonyms: direct, convey, pass, guide, lead, conduct
Channel Noun Synonyms: watercourse, canal, waterway, ditch, aqueduct, sluice, trench, trough, gutter, moat, river-bed, stream-bed
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Just Cause

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Just Cause: A legal term used as the guiding principle utilized by employers whenever engaging in some form of corrective action or discipline for employees. Just cause is determined by examining the reasonablene MORE

Just Me Asking

Business / Finance / Just Me Asking: Used in the context of general equities. 'Not a customer request for information.' MORE

Just-In-Time (JIT)

Technology / Computers / Just-In-Time (JIT): This is a type of Java compiler that interprets a class file, then compiles the information into native code. MORE

Just-In-Time Delivery

Business / Agriculture / Just-In-Time Delivery: An inventory control system that replenishes and delivers products to a retailer just as a current supply is depleted. MORE

Jury Of Executive Opinion

Business / Finance / Jury Of Executive Opinion: A method of forecasting using a composite forecast prepared by a number of individual experts. The experts form their own opinions initially from the data given, and revise their opinions according to MORE

Jurassic Period

Science / Biology / Jurassic Period: Middle period of the Mesozoic Era, between 185-135 million years ago. Characterized by the (possible) origin of angiosperms and the continued split of the worldwide supercontinent of Pangaea. MORE

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