[ noun ] (geography) an island in Indonesia south of Borneo; one of the world's most densely populated regions
Used in print(James Boylan, "Mutinity"...)
For weeks he had been saying that Hudson 's idea of sailing through to Java was absurd .(L. Don Leet and Florence J. Leet, editors, The World of...)
The most infamous of all was launched by the explosion of the island of Krakatoa in 1883 ; it raced across the Pacific at 300 miles an hour , devastated the coasts of Java and Sumatra with waves 100 to 130 feet high , and pounded the shore as far_away as San_Francisco .
[ noun ] (food) a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans
"he ordered a cup of coffee"
Used in print(T. C. McClary, "The Flooded Desert," Argosy,...)
His long nose wiggled at the smells of frizzling bacon and heating java , but the fire was low , and he wanted to waste no time .
[ noun ] (computer science) a simple platform-independent object-oriented programming language used for writing applets that are downloaded from the World Wide Web by a client and run on the client's machine