noun Etymology: John McIntosh fl1796 Canadian settler Date: 1878 a juicy bright red eating apple with a thin skin, white flesh, and aromatic slightly tart flavor

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  • McIntosh — McIntosh, Macintosh, or Mackintosh (Gaelic: Mac an Tòisich) may refer to: Products and brands Mackintosh (originally Macintosh), a form of waterproof raincoat Mackintosh s, or John Mackintosh and Co., later Rowntree Mackintosh, former UK… …   Wikipedia

  • McIntosh — McIntosh, FL U.S. town in Florida Population (2000): 453 Housing Units (2000): 271 Land area (2000): 0.696028 sq. miles (1.802705 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.696028 sq. miles (1.802705 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • McIntosh — en el árbol Parentesco híbrido Desconocido Cultivar McIntosh Origen …   Wikipedia Español

  • McIntosh — [mak′in täsh΄] n. [after J. McIntosh, who discovered and cultivated it (1796)] a late maturing variety of red apple: also McIntosh Red …   English World dictionary

  • McIntosh — kind of red apples, 1874, from John McIntosh (b.1777), Ontario farmer who found them in 1796 while clearing woodland on his farm and began to cultivate them. The surname is Gaelic Mac an toisich son of the chieftain …   Etymology dictionary

  • McIntosh — Macintosh, Mackintosh, McIntosh, MacKintosh bezeichnet: Apple Macintosh, eine Computerbaureihe Mackintosh (Regenmantel), ein Regenmantel McIntosh (Apfel), eine Apfelsorte McIntosh Laboratory, ein Hi Fi Hersteller Rowntree Mackintosh, britischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • McIntosh — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Mc Intosh (en gaélique : Mac an Tòisich) est un patronyme écossais orthographié aussi Macintosh, Mackintosh ou McIntosh. Sommaire 1 Patronyme …   Wikipédia en Français

  • McIntosh — La McIntosh Roja o Mac es una manzana de piel roja y verde. Se recoge a finales de septiembre y es el cultivo más popular de Nueva Inglaterra, muy conocida por la compota rosada que se hace a partir de manzanas McIntosh sin pelar. Muchos la… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • McIntosh — This interesting name is of Scottish origin, and derives from the Old Gaelic toisech which has the meaning chief, leader or front man . In modern Gaelic the spelling is Taoiseach (the title given to the Irish head of Government). The word also… …   Surnames reference

  • McIntosh — 1 Original name in latin McIntosh Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Denver longitude 34.86478 latitude 106.05169 altitude 1874 Population 1484 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin McIntosh Name in other language… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • McIntosh — (also McIntosh red) noun a dessert apple of a Canadian variety with deep red skin. Origin C19: named after the Canadian farmer John McIntosh on whose farm the apple was discovered …   English new terms dictionary

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