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marque

 (märk)
n.
A model or brand of a manufactured product, especially an automobile.

[French, from Old French; see marquetry.]

marque

(mɑːk)
n
1. (Marketing) a brand of product, esp of a car
2. (Automotive Engineering) a brand of product, esp of a car
3. (Marketing) an emblem or nameplate used to identify a product, esp a car
4. (Automotive Engineering) an emblem or nameplate used to identify a product, esp a car
[from French, from marquer to mark1]

marque1

(mɑrk)

n.
2. Obs. reprisal; retaliation.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Middle French < Occitan marca seizure by warrant]

marque2

(mɑrk)

n.
a product model or type, as of a luxury or racing car.
[1905–10; < French: literally, mark, sign, n. derivative of marquer to mark]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.marque - a name given to a product or servicemarque - a name given to a product or service
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Polaroid - (trade mark) a plastic film that can polarize a beam of light; often used in sunglasses to eliminate glare
Tampax - tampon used to absorb menstrual flow
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recording label, label - trade name of a company that produces musical recordings; "the artists and repertoire department of a recording label is responsible for finding new talent"
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Simoniz - a brand of car polish

marque

noun brand a marque long associated with motor-racing success
Translations

marque

[mɑːk] Nmarca f

marque

n (= brand)Marke f
References in classic literature ?
In consequence, after having traveled all night, at seven o'clock she was at the fort of the Point; at eight o'clock she had embarked; and at nine, the vessel, which with letters of marque from the cardinal was supposed to be sailing for Bayonne, raised anchor, and steered its course toward England.
To declare War, grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal, and make Rules concerning Captures on Land and Water;
No State shall enter into any Treaty, Alliance, or Confederation; grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal; coin Money; emit Bills of Credit; make any Thing but gold and silver Coin a Tender in Payment of Debts; pass any Bill of Attainder, ex post facto Law, or Law impairing the Obligation of Contracts, or grant any Title of Nobility.
The manager of the Ty Mawr in Lisvane, Cardiff, has recently been awarded the prestigious Cask Marque.
Cask Marque director Paul Nunny said cask ale was unique to the British pub.
Other events at which Marque Park plans to be present include Royal Ascot Week, Henley Royal Regatta, the British Grand Prix and Burghley Horse Trials.
Il ajouta que l'industrie des produits de marque avait realise un chiffre d'affaires de 339 milliards d'euros en 2001 et qu'elle employait 1,5 millions de personnes.
It will also enable the Milk Marque board to use the pounds 15m of deferred profit to invest in other profitable and viable businesses, probably within the agri-food sector.
Fred Spurgeon, Milk Marque regional co-ordinator in the North, said: "Now we're into September, with the first SGM being held at the end of the month, this is the time for our members to get on and post their proxy forms back to us.
You know if a beer has a Cask Marque, you are going to get a quality pint.
Members and former members of dairy co-operative Milk Marque have approved a change of legal status that will convert the organisation into a private limited company, along with rule changes to facilitate the issue of pounds 15m nominal value of capitalisation shares.
Dans la plupart des autres secteurs, les produits de marque sont confrrontes a une perte de part de marche alors que les produits MDD gagnent du terrain.