Definitions for "Jetty "
A wharf or pier extending from the shore.
A structure of wood or stone extended into the sea to influence the current or tide, or to protect a harbor; a mole; as, the Eads system of jetties at the mouth of the Mississippi River.
(1) A pier or other structure (usually of stones), built out into a body of water to hinder the currents and so project a harbor. (2) A part of a building which projects out beyond the exterior walls, such as an overhanging second story, a balcony, etc.
Keywords:  overhang, storey, jut, margaret, upper
A part of a building that jets or projects beyond the rest, and overhangs the wall below.
To jut out; to project.
Overhanging upper storey. (Wood, Margaret. The English Medieval House, 412)
Jetty is an Open Source HTTP Servlet Server written in Java. It is a full featured HTTP/
2.4 Jonathan Revusky recommends it because it is pure Java, fast and open source, and because it did well on the iX Magazine benchmarks. Free for commercial use and distribution. On 2006-02-15, I determined it was last revised in 2006-01-05.
Jetty is an open source, released under the Apache 2.0 License, 100%% Java HTTP server and servlet container. Jetty is a fully featured web server for static and dynamic content. This means that you do not need to configure and run a separate web server (like Apache) in order to use Java, servlets and JSPs to generate dynamic content. Jetty is an important player in the growing movement of embedded HTTP servers (like jaminid.)
a special type of groin that keeps sediment out of a shipping channel
Keywords:  color
Made of jet, or like jet in color.