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Mac

 (măk)
n. Slang
Used as a form of address for a man whose name is unknown.

[From Mac-, a common prefix in Scottish and Irish surnames.]

MAC

abbr.
Military Airlift Command

mac

 (măk)
n. Chiefly British
A mackintosh.

mac

(mæk) or

mack

n
(Clothing & Fashion) informal Brit short for mackintosh1, mackintosh3

Mac

(mæk)
n
chiefly US and Canadian an informal term of address to a man
[C20: abstracted from Mac-, prefix of Scottish surnames]

Mac

(mæk)
n
(Computer Science) informal a Macintosh personal computer

MAC

abbreviation for
(Broadcasting) multiplexed analogue component: a transmission coding system for colour television using satellite broadcasting

Mac-

or Mc-

a prefix found in family names of Irish or Scottish Gaelic origin.
[< Irish, Scottish Gaelic mac son]

Mac.

Maccabees.

mac

(mӕk)
short for mackintosh.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.MAC - a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabricmac - a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric
macintosh, mackintosh - a lightweight waterproof (usually rubberized) fabric
oilskin, slicker - a macintosh made from cotton fabric treated with oil and pigment to make it waterproof
raincoat, waterproof - a water-resistant coat
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations
plášťenka
regnfrakke
sadetakki
kišni ogrtač
レインコート
레인코트
regnrock
ตัวย่อของเสื้อคลุมกันฝน
áo mưa

mac

[mæk] N
1. (Brit) (= mackintosh) → impermeable m; (= cagoule) → chubasquero m
2. (esp US) this way, Mac!¡por aquí, amigo!

mac

[ˈmæk] n (British)imper m, imperméable m

mac

1
n (Brit inf) → Regenmantel m

mac

2
n (esp US inf) → Kumpel m (inf)

mac

[mæk] n abbr (Brit) (fam) =mackintoshimpermeabile m

MAC

مِعْطَفٌ وَاْقِ مِنَ الْـمَطَرِ plášťenka regnfrakke Regenmantel αδιάβροχο impermeable sadetakki imperméable kišni ogrtač impermeabile レインコート 레인코트 regenjas regnkappe płaszcz nieprzemakalny capa impermeável макинтош regnrock ตัวย่อของเสื้อคลุมกันฝน yağmurluk áo mưa 马金托什雨衣

MAC

V. Mycobacterium avium complex.
References in classic literature ?
Say, Mac," cried Harvey, cheerfully, "how are we hitting it?
I see you, Mac," he said, "and I raise her a little thousand just so as not to keep Daylight out.
Dear me, Mac, the girl couldn't possibly be better, you know.
This old fellow is Mac, the bookworm, called Worm for short.
Archie and Charlie, evidently great cronies, were pacing up and down, shoulder to shoulder, whistling "Bonnie Dundee"; Mac was reading in a corner, with his book close to his near-sighted eyes; Dandy was arranging his hair before the oval glass in the hat-stand; Geordie and Will investigating the internal economy of the moon-faced clock; and Jamie lay kicking up his heels on the mat at the foot of the stairs, bent on demanding his sweeties the instant Rose appeared.
Not to remember it; but Mac and Steve have, and liked it immensely," answered Archie, thereby causing the two mentioned to neglect Debby's delectable fritters for several minutes, while they cudgelled their brains.
I have often heard George Mac Turk, Lord Bajazet's eldest son, say that if he had his will when he came to the title, he would do what the sultans do, and clear the estate by chopping off all his younger brothers' heads at once; and so the case is, more or less, with them all.
One night, within four-and-twenty hours of the time when he had settled to take shipping for London, my uncle supped at the house of a very old friend of his, a Bailie Mac something and four syllables after it, who lived in the old town of Edinburgh.
I have seen the two Macs attempt something of the kind at the halls, but it appears to take some practise to do it without hurting oneself.
Drew Barrymore explains the difference between Mac and Murray by saying that Murray is a perfectionist who won't rest until a scene is better while Mac is more comfortable improvising on the fly.
An increasing number of employees have Macs at home but still need remote access to corporate applications, and with this release, we've ensured that Mac users can successfully access those resources from anywhere while ensuring full policy control for the network manager," said Evan Kaplan, president and CEO of Aventail Corporation.
5 for Mac OS X (full version) from November 1, 2001 through March 15, 2002, are eligible to receive a $100 U.