mac

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noun \ˈmak\
variants: or

Definition of mac

British

  1. :  mackintosh

Examples of mac in a Sentence

  1. I'm glad the little nipper remembered his mac today, because it's supposed to rain.

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1901

First Known Use of mac

1901


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Mac

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noun \ˈmak\

Definition of Mac

  1. :  fellow —used informally to address a man whose name is not known

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Origin and Etymology of mac

Mac-, Mc-, patronymic prefix in Scottish and Irish surnames


First Known Use: circa 1918


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Mac

abbreviation

Definition of Mac

  1. Machabees


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Mac

abbreviation
variants: or

Macc

Definition of Mac

  1. Maccabees


MAC

abbreviation

Definition of MAC

  1. military airlift command

Other Aeronautics/Aerospace Terms


MAC Defined for English Language Learners

Mac

play
noun

Definition of Mac for English Language Learners

  • —used to speak to a man who you do not know


Medical Dictionary

mac

abbreviation

Medical Definition of mac

  1. macerate


MAC

abbreviation

Medical Definition of MAC

  1. 1maximum allowable concentration

  2. 2Mycobacterium avium complex


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