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Definition of the noun ajax

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noun - plural: -

  1. a mythical Greek hero; a warrior who fought against Troy in the Iliad
    • examples: The champion of Eredivisie will be Ajax. | On the client side, very time-consuming operations should run asynchronously so as to avoid freezing the browser. The best example is the operation of Ajax.
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • instance of: mythical being = an imaginary being of myth or fable

Alternative definition of the noun ajax


  1. [poker slang] An ace and a jack as a starting hand in Texas hold 'em.


  1. Ajax is a town in the Durham Region of Southern Ontario, Canada, located in the eastern part of the Greater Toronto Area.
  2. Ajax a.k.a. Ajax, Virginia: Ajax is an unincorporated community in Pittsylvania County, in the U.S. state of Virginia.
  3. Ajax a.k.a. Ajax, West Virginia: Ajax is an unincorporated community located in Mingo County, West Virginia, United States. It was also known as Himler.

There are other places with in their name, like Ajax Bay.

Phrases with Ajax

  1. Genus Ajax
  2. Mazax ajax
  3. Meloe ajax
  4. Opius Ajax
  5. Agabus ajax
  6. Caligo Ajax
  7. Lensia ajax
  8. Zethus Ajax
  9. Cyperus Ajax
  10. Epallax Ajax
  11. Papilio Ajax
  12. Tamaria Ajax
  13. Avdrenia Ajax
  14. Batocera Ajax
  15. Charaxes Ajax
  16. Euparius Ajax
  17. Pheidole Ajax
  18. Triloris Ajax
  19. Eurytides Ajax
  20. Helicobia Ajax

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ajax

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Google previewBohemian Magazine (1908)

The Ajax is a mill warranted to draw water from a boneyard or a stone quarry — works on a breath of air too weak to stir a cobweb and can be...

Possession of an Ajax means the assur— ance of an unfailing supply of cool, in— vigorating water.

Google previewInfoSecurity 2008 Threat Analysis (2011)

by Craig Schiller, Seth Fogie, Colby DeRodeff, Michael Gregg

AJAX is a term that is often considered as being strongly related to XML, as the XML acronym is used as part of the name.That's not...

Google previewXSS Attacks (2011)

Cross Site Scripting Exploits and Defense by Seth Fogie, Jeremiah Grossman, Robert Hansen, Anton Rager, Petko D. Petkov

AJAX is a term that is often considered as being strongly related to XML, as the XML acronym is used as part of the name.That's not...

Google previewProfessional XML (2007)

by Bill Evjen, Kent Sharkey, Thiru Thangarathinam, Michael Kay, Alessandro Vernet, Sam Ferguson

Ajax is a new term for a relatively old technique. Ajax is an acronym coined by Jesse James Garrett of Adaptive Path, standing for Asynchronous JavaScript And XML. Although it is an...

Google previewAdvances on remote laboratories and e-learning experiences (2008)

by Luís Gomes, Javier Garcia Zubia

AJAX is the combination of several existing web technologies (XHTML, Javascript, CSS, DOM...) with a new...

Google previewAdvanced ASP.NET AJAX Server Controls For .NET Framework 3.5 (2008)

by Adam Calderon, Joel Rumerman

NET AJAX is a must know for any developer. The way the client communicates with the server can influence many of your design decisions during development and can be the difference between having an efficient and easily configurable ...

Google previewRuby on Rails for PHP and Java Developers (2007)

by Deepak Vohra

Introduction Ajax is an XMLHttpRequest based web technique with which data may be transferred between a client...

Google previewThe Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare (1817)

With the Corrections and Illustrations of Dr. Johnson, G. Steevens, and Others by William Shakespeare

Ajax is a fool to them, there are none of these knaves and cowards , that if you ...

Google previewRuby on Rails Power! (2006)

The Comprehensive Guide by Aneesha Bakharia

AJAX is a buzz word that deserves most of the hype that has been thrust upon it. AJAX is an acronym for Asynchronous JavaScript and XML, and it is of interest to developers because it allows data to be transferred to and from a web server ...

Google previewModernizing IBM i Applications from the Database up to the User Interface and Everything in Between (2015)

by Nadir K. Amra, Hernando Bedoya, Tony Cairns, Dan Cruikshank, Rich Diedrich, John Eberhard, Mark Evans, Antonio Florez, Susan Gantner, Jesse Gorzinski, Isaac Ramírez Herrera, Brian May, Michel Mouchon, Jon Paris, Mike Pavlak, Trevor Perry, Pascal Polverini, Jim Ritchhart, Tim Rowe, Jon Rush, Paul Tuohy, Jeroen Van Lommel, Carol Woodbury, IBM Redbooks

Ajax is a means whereby a browser scripting language can be used to asynchronously transmit small amounts of information to and from the server. This means that, in the background, a browser can communicate with a server while a user is ...

Google previewInformatics in Medical Imaging (2011)

by George C. Kagadis, Steve G. Langer

(Ajax) is the main standard of the software industry for developing highly responsive interactive Web applications (Sun). Ajax is a foundation technology that Web 2.0 is based ...

Google previewOrganisation and Complexity (2004)

Using Complexity Science to Theorise Organisational Aliveness by Jacco van Uden

Today, far more than being just a football club, Ajax is a company that is in the business of "football and activities related to football, such as sponsoring, advertising, media and merchandising"; (see Euronext website). According to those who ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Soccer (2011)

by Tom Dunmore

Ajax Amsterdam is the most successful club team from the Netherlands, with 29 domestic league titles and four UEFA...

Ajax was founded on 18 March 1900 in Amsterdam as “Football Club Ajax,” succeeding two earlier failed attempts at ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology (2009)

by Harry Henderson

Ajax techniques tie these forms of processing together so that only the part of the Web page affected by current user activity needs to be updated. Only a small amount of data needs to be received from the server, while most of the HTmL code ...

Google previewEncyclopedia Of Information Technology (2007)

by Atlantic

Ajax applications look almost as if they reside on the user's machine, rather than across the Internet on a server. The reason: pages get updated, not entirely refreshed. "Every user action that normally would generate an HTTP request takes ...

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Men of ill judgment oft ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have lost it. (Sophocles)
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Scrabble value of A1J8A1X8

The value of this 4-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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