marc


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to marc: Marca

marc

 (märk)
n.
1. See pomace.
2. Brandy distilled from fermented grape or apple pomace.

[French, from Old French march, from marchier, to trample; see march1.]

marc

(mɑːk; French mar)
n
1. (Brewing) the remains of grapes or other fruit that have been pressed for wine-making
2. (Brewing) a brandy distilled from these
[C17: from French, from Old French marchier to trample (grapes), march1]

Marc

(German mark)
n
(Biography) Franz (frants). 1880–1916, German expressionist painter; cofounder with Kandinsky of the Blaue Reiter group (1911). He is noted for his symbolic compositions of animals

marc

(mɑrk; Fr. mar)

n.
1. the residue of skins and pips of grapes after the juice is expressed.
2. brandy distilled from this residue.
[1595–1605; < Middle French, derivative of marcher to tread (upon); see march1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.marc - made from residue of grapes or apples after pressingmarc - made from residue of grapes or apples after pressing
brandy - distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice
Translations
References in classic literature ?
Here again," added Master Jacques, fumbling afresh in his pouch, "is something that we have found at Marc Cenaine's house."
"I will tell you that hereafter," he stammered, in a voice that was barely articulate; then he resumed with an effort, "Busy yourself with Marc Cenaine."
"Master Pierrat--Master Jacques, I mean, busy yourself with Marc Cenaine."
of mixed family: N Venice, Marc. ix 6 (14th cent.).
Marc has proven to me time and time again to be kind, thoughtful, patient, positive and meticulous; having a genuine drive--and passion--for excellence.
In the summer of 2014, Marc was prowling for another Saab to add to his possession when he found a 1980 96 Jubileum Edition.
Despite returning for a second crack at the title, magician Marc said Chelsea pensioner Colin Thackery, 89, was the rightful winner.
Throughout the series, Marc has remained masked during both his audition and semi-final performance, using his live act during the finale to finally reveal all.
Marc shares how dealing with people has been the greatest lesson he has learned in his career.
It was in the early hours of September 16, 1977, when Marc Bolan died.
[ClickPress, Tue Mar 06 2018] The John Wunder Tennis Academy (JWTA) has added Junior tennis instructor, Marc Hill to its team of tennis professionals.
In addition to the dazzling selection of diamonds, fine jewelry, colored gemstones and watches, Marc Robinson Jewelers offers a complete list of services designed to meet the needs of the most discriminating customers.