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mac·in·tosh

 (măk′ĭn-tŏsh′)
n.
Variant of mackintosh.

macintosh

(ˈmækɪnˌtɒʃ)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a variant spelling of mackintosh

Macintosh

- A raincoat, named for Charles Macintosh (Scottish inventor, 1766-1843), who discovered how to waterproof fabric with rubber.
See also related terms for rubber.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Macintosh - a lightweight waterproof (usually rubberized) fabricmacintosh - a lightweight waterproof (usually rubberized) fabric
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
mac, mack, mackintosh, macintosh - a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric
2.Macintosh - a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabricmacintosh - 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
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JEREMY put on a macintosh, and a pair of shiny goloshes; he took his rod and basket, and set off with enormous hops to the place where he kept his boat.
BUT the trout was so displeased with the taste of the macintosh, that in less than half a minute it spat him out again; and the only thing it swallowed was Mr.
HE scrambled out on the first bank he came to, and he hopped home across the meadow with his macintosh all in tatters.
After luncheon he cornered Macintosh, one of the members whom he knew to have been a college man, because of his football reputation.
There was the Gladstone and the small hand-bag, and the two hampers, and a large roll of rugs, and some four or five overcoats and macintoshes, and a few umbrellas, and then there was a melon by itself in a bag, because it was too bulky to go in anywhere, and a couple of pounds of grapes in another bag, and a Japanese paper umbrella, and a frying pan, which, being too long to pack, we had wrapped round with brown paper.
3.Pads of Macintosh type or equivalent: Size -5, 10 pcs.
Summary: California [United States], January 25 (ANI): Apple CEO Tim Cook recalled the iconic day, on Friday, when the company released its first Macintosh computer thirty-five years ago.
Objective: To compare glottis exposure of the same patients with potentially difficult tracheal intubation (PDTI) subjected to Airtraq laryngoscopy and Macintosh laryngoscopy under consciousness and topical anesthesia.
Brisbane's "poop jogger" was identified as 64-year-old Andrew Douglas Macintosh, a corporate manager in the area who was caught red (or brown) handed defecating outside a local apartment complex.
Airtraq possesses advantages over the Macintosh laryngoscope when used by anaesthesiologists, [6] inexperienced medical personnel [7] and novices.
Yonkers, NY, October 20, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Macintosh Electric Corp's own office manager from 2009 to 2013 passed away in a tragic car accident on May 24th 2014 in Yonkers - Bronxville, New York.
HOLYROOD'S new presiding officer Ken Macintosh has been in parliament since its first day in 1999.