Mace

  • 1 Mace — can refer to: *Mace (club), a weapon with a heavy head on a solid shaft used to bludgeon opponents *Mace (company), a construction firm in the UK *Mace (measurement), an English term for a traditional Chinese measurement of weight *Mace (spice),… …

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  • 2 Mace — bezeichnet eine Boden Boden Rakete, siehe Martin Mace Orte: Gemeinde Macé in der französischen Region Basse Normandie, siehe Macé (Orne) Gemeinde Mače in der kroatischen Gespanschaft Krapina Zagorje, siehe Mače in den Vereinigten Staaten Mace… …

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  • 3 Mace — Macé Macé Administration Pays France Région Basse Normandie Département Orne Arrondissement Alençon Canton Sées …

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  • 4 Macé — is a town and commune in the Orne département , in Normandy, northwestern France.External links* [http://www.ign.fr/affiche rubrique.asp?rbr id=1087 CommuneId=57831 Macé sur le site de l Institut géographique national] *… …

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  • 5 Mace — • A short, richly ornamented staff Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Mace     Mace     † Catho …

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  • 6 Mace — Mace, n. [OF. mace, F. masse, from (assumed) L. matea, of which the dim. mateola a kind of mallet or beetle, is found.] 1. A heavy staff or club of metal; a spiked club; used as weapon in war before the general use of firearms, especially in the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 Mače — Pays  Croatie Comitat Krapina Zagorje Population (municipalité) 2 715 hab. (2001) …

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  • 8 Mace — Mace, n. [F. macis, L. macis, macir, Gr. ?; cf. Skr. makaranda the nectar or honey of a flower, a fragrant mango.] (Bot.) A kind of spice; the aril which partly covers nutmegs. See {Nutmeg}. [1913 Webster] Note: {Red mace} is the aril of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 MACÉ (J.) — MACÉ JEAN (1815 1896) Publiciste français, qui consacra toute son existence à la vulgarisation pédagogique. Originaire d’une famille prolétarienne, Jean Macé se destine à l’enseignement et débute comme instituteur. À partir de 1848, il est… …

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  • 10 Mace — (n.3) chemical spray originally used in riot control, 1966, technically Chemical Mace, a proprietary name (General Ordnance Equipment Corp, Pittsburgh, Pa.), probably so called for its use as a weapon, in reference to MACE (Cf. mace) (1). The… …

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  • 11 Mace — Mace, prop. n. [Trademark.] A chemical preparation containing tear gas in a solvent, packaged in the form of a spray, and used to temporarily incapacitate people, such as rioters or criminals, by causing intense eye and skin irritation; also… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Mače — may refer to: Mače, Croatia, a village and municipality in Krapina Zagorje County in Croatia Mače, Slovenia, a village in the Preddvor Municipality in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia This disambiguation page lists articles about distinct… …

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  • 13 mace — mace; Mace; mace·man; …

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  • 14 mace — Ⅰ. mace [1] ► NOUN 1) historical a heavy club with a spiked metal head. 2) a staff of office, especially the symbol of the Speaker s authority in the House of Commons. 3) (Mace) trademark an irritant chemical used in an aerosol to disable… …

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  • 15 Mace — [mās] [< MACE1] trademark for a chemical compound, prepared for use in aerosol containers, that has the combined effect of a tear gas and a nerve gas, temporarily stunning its victims: in full Chemical Mace n. [often m ] such a compound, or a… …

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  • 16 Mace® — /mās/ noun A type of tear gas (also Chemical Mace) transitive verb (also without cap) to spray, attack or disable with Mace …

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  • 17 Mace™ — [meɪs] [meɪs] noun uncountable a chemical that makes your eyes and skin sting, that some people, including police officers, carry in spray cans so that they can defend themselves against people attacking them   Word Origin: [Mace …

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  • 18 Mace — (m[=a]s), n. [Jav. & Malay. m[=a]s, fr. Skr. m[=a]sha a bean.] A money of account in China equal to one tenth of a tael; also, a weight of 57.98 grains. S. W. Williams. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 Macé — País …

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  • 20 Mace — Marca registrada de un lacrimógeno químico. El nombre es un acrónimo formado por las letras de metilcloroformo 2 cloroacetofenona, que se dispersa desde un contenedor a presión para inmovilizar a un atacante. El tratamiento de la irritación… …

    Diccionario médico


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