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jam up

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phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyjam up
he/she/itjams up
present participlejamming up
past tensejammed up
past participlejammed up

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  1. same as jam2 (sense 3)

    A crumpled sheet had jammed up the whole photocopier.

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