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mawk

(mɔːk)
n
(Animals) dialect Brit a maggot
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LAWK (Ladies Armed With Knowledge) and MAWK (Men Armed With Knowledge) promote self esteem, education, leadership, and awareness through community outreach.
Television and newspa pers showed us the mawk ish floral tributes to the shot teenager, many laid by youths wearing hoods and sunglasses, many of their ill-spelt notes referring to Billy as "a dead soldier".
Here SED records: snathe 'to remove by lopping', lop 'a flea', brough 'a halo', mawk 'a maggot', maw 'a gull', sile, and also lug and mug (see Map III).
John Mawk, Chief of Neurosurgery at the hospital, filed a formal complaint against Dr.