• Section of Mississippi jetties
    Section of Mississippi jetties
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Jettiness jĕt"tĭ*nĕs The state of being jetty; blackness.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n jettiness The quality of being jetty; blackness.
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In literature:

The detective and the officer were on the jetty of Dieppe harbour.
"A Nest of Spies" by Pierre Souvestre
It's not I'll be answerable if you don't come to the jetty.
"The Wild Geese" by Stanley John Weyman
In a second the jetty was far astern.
"Mayflower (Flor de mayo)" by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez
Before him stretched the bay, shielded by its jetty, and beyond rolled the white-capped ocean.
"The Destroyer" by Burton Egbert Stevenson
A large crowd was on the jetty at the time, and great excitement prevailed.
"Anecdotes & Incidents of the Deaf and Dumb" by W. R. Roe
I really believe it is Jetty out there in the water.
"A Dear Little Girl's Thanksgiving Holidays" by Amy E. Blanchard
The Prince was received on the jetty by the Governor and the members of the legislature.
"Westward with the Prince of Wales" by W. Douglas Newton
At last we were by and reaching down to the end of the jetty.
"The Seiners" by James B. (James Brendan) Connolly
On a calm jetty looking off to Mecca Sons of Mahomet watch the low day's rim.
"Many Gods" by Cale Young Rice
He went down to the garden end and sat on the jetty.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson" by Robert Louis Stevenson

In poetry:

S.O.S., S.O.S., flashed through the air
From the wireless right down the jetty
The steward brought S.O.S. on a plate
Sausages, onions, and spaghetti.
"The Sailor's Farewell To His Horse." by Billy Bennett
By those tresses unconfined,
Wood by each Ægean wind;
By those lids whose jetty fringe
Kiss thy soft cheeks' blooming tinge;
By those wild eyes like the roe, Zoë mou, sas agapo!
"Maid Of Athens, Ere We Part" by Lord George Gordon Byron
Quoth the skipper: “Ere she floats forth;
I’m sure my pretty boat’s worth,
At least, a name as pretty.”
On her painted side he wrote it,
And the flag that o’er her floated
Bore aloft the name of Jettie.
"Voyage of the Jettie" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Ah! stud-bred of ill-omen,
I have watched the strongest go — men
Of pith and might and muscle — at your heels,
Down the plantain-bordered highway,
(Heaven send it ne'er be my way!)
In a lacquered box and jetty upon wheels.
"The Undertaker's Horse.." by Rudyard Kipling
ADIEU, fair isle! I love thy bowers,
I love thy dark-eyed daughters there;
The cool pomegranate's scarlet flowers
Look brighter in their jetty hair.
"Lines" by Maria Gowen Brooks
Fain thro' my native solitudes I'd roam
Bathe my rude harp in my bright native streams
Twine it with flowers that bloom
But for the deserts gloom,
Or, for the long and jetty hair that gleams
O'er the dark-bosomed maid that makes the wild her home.
"Zophiel - Invocation" by Maria Gowen Brooks

In news:

The 30th anniversary of Robert Smithson's 'Spiral Jetty '.
Hurricane Sandy's winds closed jetty .
KARACHI , Pakistan There's a bridge in Karachi called "Native Jetty" where people go to jump to their deaths.
The World newspaper in Coos Bay reports the closure includes mussels found on beaches, rocks, jetties and bay entrances in that section of the coast.
Burmese feed the seagulls at a jetty along the Yangon river ahead of the parliamentary elections on March 29, 2012, in Myanmar.
Coast Guard inspects oil tanker collision near Port Aransas jetties.
But islanders say they rest of the land needs protection, either an expanded jetty or a seawall.
Oil tanker hits jack-up rig near Port Aransas jetties.
) jetty design and construction contract from contractor Bechtel for the Wheatstone LNG project offshore Western Australia operated by Chevron Australia.
Carlisle Bay's jetty is transformed into an intimate dining spot.
Tangier Island will get long- awaited jetty to protect harbor, officials say.
Air-Land Operation Installs New Inlet Jetty Beacon .
The 20-foot boat capsized at about 12:45 am Monday near the north jetty at the bay entrance.
They had received several 911 calls from people who said a pleasure boat with four people onboard had struck a jetty at a high rate of speed.
Officials said the boat hit the jetty with such force that it was stuck.

In science:

While decays of the Higgs boson into heavy quark pairs are problematic to be detected in the jetty environment of the LHC, decays into τ lepton pairs make this process useful at the LHC as discussed recently .
The Higgs Working Group: Summary Report
Of course, in view of the jetty final state, a more rigorous experimental simulation, inclu ding detector effects and hadronisation, will be useful to add further to the strength of our observation.
Summary of the Activities of the Working Group I on High Energy and Collider Physics
With the help of a thin target a ”jetty” environment could be mimicked for future beam tests.
Summary of the Linear Collider Testbeam Workshop 2009 - LCTW09
Electron-positron annihilation at 5 GeV no doubt is initiated by a quark antiquark pair, but their hadronization leaves little trace of jettiness.
CP and B Physics: Progress and Prospects
True, the discovery experiment of “jettiness” did occur 31 at just this cms energy.
CP and B Physics: Progress and Prospects