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Mc-

prefix
a variant of Mac-
Usage: For names beginning with this prefix, see under Mac-
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

MC

1. Marine Corps.
2. master of ceremonies.
3. Medical Corps.
4. Member of Congress.

Mc

megacurie.

mc

1. megacycle.
2. meter-candle.
3. millicurie.

Mc-

or Mc-,

var. of Mac-.

Mc-

,
a combining form, used esp. to form nonce words, with the meaning “generic; homogenized”: McSchools that offer no individual attention; reading McNews instead of a serious newspaper.
[<Mc(Donald's), chain of fast-food restaurants]
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Having established MC- 1's cardio protective capabilities in angioplasty, we are excited at the prospect of showing its efficacy in reducing ischemic reperfusion and neurological damage resulting from the CABG procedure."
I MC-ed in Sheffield for nine months and it can be pretty daunting; knowing you set the tone for the show from the start.