Definitions

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  • n. A monetary unit of North Korea and formerly of South Korea, equal to one hundredth of a won.
  • n. Alternative spelling of jeon.

Etymologies

Korean  (jeon). (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • It was, actually, not a pah jun, but kimchee jun, which is the same pan-fried cake concept, but rather than green onions and/or seafood in the batter, it has kimchee.

    Archive 2006-05-01

  • I was also impressed by Orchid Ensemble, a group from the northwest that features two chinese women on zheng (the large wooden zither, pronounced "jun") and erhu (the two-string knee fiddle), and a third non-Chinese member on percussion and the highly traditional Chinese marimbas.

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • When this "jun" character is attached as a suffix to other characters as in the examples below it means "something which corresponds to, conforms to, or the level of something".

    Gemba Panta Rei

  • A variety of “jun” (pictured, right) which is something like potato pancakes but with fish, beef, vegetables, or seafood

    Korean feast: impossible food-wine pairing?!? | Dr Vino's wine blog

  • Our food was more beef-centered — bulgogi, but without spicy sauce — there were also dumplings, kimchee and pancake (pa jun).

    Korean feast: impossible food-wine pairing?!? | Dr Vino's wine blog

  • A public option is not reform; it is just more wine and circuses to buy votes at election time. jun bolayog

    Obama defends public option, but says he's open to alternatives

  • Chung Sung-jun/Getty Images An officer smashed boards with his forehead.

    Gearing Up for G-20 Summit

  • Chung Sung-jun/Getty Images A police officer cut a watermelon on the belly of another officer during a demonstration.

    Gearing Up for G-20 Summit

  • Chung Sung-jun/Getty Images Police officers participated in the official launch ceremony of South Korea's G-20 summit security unit at their training base in Seoul Monday.

    Gearing Up for G-20 Summit

  • Chung Sung-jun/Getty Images Police officers tried to enter a building.

    Gearing Up for G-20 Summit

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