• WordNet 3.6
    • n juke (football) a deceptive move made by a football player
    • n juke a small roadside establishment in the southeastern United States where you can eat and drink and dance to music provided by a jukebox
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Juke The neck of a bird.
    • v. i Juke To bend the neck; to bow or duck the head. "The money merchant was so proud of his trust that he went juking and tossing of his head."
    • v. i Juke To perch on anything, as birds do.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • juke A dialectal variant of jouk.
    • juke See jouk.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. juc, a roost, perch, jucher, to roost, to perch


In literature:

The same fine touch comes out in a brief medical import in 1892 from that able man Senior Surgeon Jukes at the Regina headquarters.
"Policing the Plains" by R.G. MacBeth
Mac, Curley, William, Sanford, Lewis, Henry, Ed, Sylvester, Hamp, an' Juke was the men folks.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Various
The juke box smashed.
"The Ambulance Made Two Trips" by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
Judde, from the very popular Jordan, has given Judson, Judkins, and the contracted Jukes.
"The Romance of Names" by Ernest Weekley
Loitering at the juke box, Pembroke overheard the conversation.
"The Perfectionists" by Arnold Castle
A juke box was playing.
"Space Platform" by Murray Leinster
He had got his job on the new liner through a "pull" that he possessed through a distant relationship with Mr. Jukes.
"The Ocean Wireless Boys And The Naval Code" by John Henry Goldfrap, AKA Captain Wilbur Lawton
There were tables, stools at a bar, a dusty juke box.
"It Could Be Anything" by John Keith Laumer
You sho' dey reel quality white folks, is yer, Juke?
"Solomon Crow's Christmas Pockets and Other Tales" by Ruth McEnery Stuart
If the following comparison is conclusive in its results then it must be the "Jukes" family.
"A Plea for the Criminal" by James Leslie Allan Kayll
JUKES, Prof., origin of the Newfoundland dog, i.
"The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Volume II (of 2)" by Charles Darwin
The Jukes family, of whom we shall speak later, descended from a drunkard.
"Criminal Man" by Gina Lombroso-Ferrero
B. Jukes in 1862, and further explained by Prof. W. M. Davis and others.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 4" by Various
Jukes, Mr., on cliffs in Island of Timor, 794.
"Principles of Geology" by Charles Lyell
I think, though, that her name was Jukes.
"Lafcadio Hearn" by Nina H. Kennard
Always been with people, beer, women, bars, juke-boxes, noises, excitement.
"By Earthlight" by Bryce Walton
The "Jukes" family is a notorious example.
"A Civic Biology" by George William Hunter
Did you ever read that remarkable paper of Lamb's, the Reminiscences of Juke Judkins, Esq., of Birmingham?
"Library Notes" by A. P. Russell
Jukes, this is serious, Jukes; eh, Jukes?
"In the Roar of the Sea" by Sabine Baring-Gould
"The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb" by Charles Lamb

In news:

Earlier this year, we reported that Nissan was going to actually, for real, no joke build and sell a limited number of Juke -Rs modeled after the wild pair of concept cars it created last year.
File art MLive.com Juke Van Oss.
When it came to the Juke 's new engine, fitting a twin-turbo V-6 where a four-cylinder used to be was no small task.
Nuts & Bolts: 2012 Nissan Juke SL AWD.
Ride, acceleration and handling: The 2012 Nissan Juke SL AWD easily has one of the best small-platform acceleration and handling packages available in the US market.
Nissan Juke Nismo Concept - 2011 Tokyo Auto Show.
Nissan Shows off its Nismo-Tuned Juke Crossover.
From the 2010 New York auto show, Cars.com's Mike Hanley takes a look at the 2011 Nissan Juke .
Rock 'N' Roll (so put another dime in the juke box, baby).
From Lola's Juke to First Friday.
Let's just say that from 2011 on, the critic's choice had better be the juke at Lola's Saloon (2736 W. 6th St, West 7th Street corridor, 817-877-0666).
Or is the Juke 's attempt to breed coupe with crossover more than a youthful cry for attention.
The Juke 's Up: Why your drinking anthem never plays when you want it to.
Juke 's layout and mechanical underpinnings are derived from a collaboration of Nissan and its alliance partner, the French automaker Renault.
Judging from its initial unfocused advertising campaign, Nissan doesn't seem to know exactly what to do with the 2011 Juke .

In science:

That is it can be defined under the Jukes-Cantor model, the Kimura model, the GTR model etc.
A new distance between DNA sequences
To substantiate the claim that the new metric improves the existing metrics such as the Jukes-Cantor metric, F84 metric and Kimura-2-parameter metric, we conducted simulation experiments with simulated as well as real data. The details of these experiments are as follows.
A new distance between DNA sequences
Jukes-Cantor model. Figures 1-3 shows the comparison of the new metric with the corresponding existing metric in terms of nodal distance.
A new distance between DNA sequences
All the three type of experiments show that the new metric, when defined on the existing evolutionary models such as the Jukes-Cantor, Felsenstein 84, and Kimura-2parameter models, recovers better phylogenetic trees from the sequence data than the existing metrics.
A new distance between DNA sequences
Jukes, T.H, and C.R. Cantor. (1969). Evolution of protein molecules. Pp. 21-123 in H.N.
A new distance between DNA sequences
One can obtain the likelihood of a particular phylogenetic tree that relates the species of interest by superimposing a simple Markov model of DNA substitution due to Jukes and Cantor on that tree.
Auto-validating von Neumann Rejection Sampling from Small Phylogenetic Tree Spaces
The data for all four primates can be summarized by 61 distinct site patterns as parsed in . 10000 independent samples were drawn in 942 CPU seconds from the posterior distribution over Jukes-Cantor triplets, i.e. unrooted trees with three edges corresponding to the three primates emanating from their common ancestor.
Auto-validating von Neumann Rejection Sampling from Small Phylogenetic Tree Spaces
Any biological interpretation of this test must be done cautiously since the Jukes and Cantor model employed here forbids any transition:transversion bias that is reportedly relevant for this data .
Auto-validating von Neumann Rejection Sampling from Small Phylogenetic Tree Spaces
We were able to draw samples from Jukes-Cantor quartets by adding the homologous sequence of the Gibbon.
Auto-validating von Neumann Rejection Sampling from Small Phylogenetic Tree Spaces
Jukes-Cantor model in 375 CPU seconds and (3) over the clocked and rooted triplets under a more general mutational model due to Hasegawa, Kishino and Yano (HKY) in 1.2 CPU hours.
Auto-validating von Neumann Rejection Sampling from Small Phylogenetic Tree Spaces
Unlike the Jukes-Cantor model, all 15 distinct site patterns are minimally sufficient under the HKY model and this is reflected in its longer CPU time.
Auto-validating von Neumann Rejection Sampling from Small Phylogenetic Tree Spaces
Jukes, T., Cantor, C.: Evolution of protein molecules.
Auto-validating von Neumann Rejection Sampling from Small Phylogenetic Tree Spaces
This form of rate matrix is known as the Jukes-Cantor model .
Using invariants for phylogenetic tree construction
Jukes-Cantor and Kimura models, and variants of the general Markov model, in which no constraints are placed on the transition matrices.
Using invariants for phylogenetic tree construction
For example, for a quartet tree (an unrooted binary tree with four leaves, see Figure 3) under the Jukes-Cantor model, pAAAA − pCCCC = 0, due to the symmetry built into the model.
Using invariants for phylogenetic tree construction