Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. milliarcsecond
  • n. A country cottage or farmstead in southern France.
  • n. Plural form of ma.
  • Plural form of ma. (astronomy) milli-seconds of arc

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Middle English form of mace.
  • n. Master.
  • n. In zoöl, and botany, a male; one of the male sex: commonly denoted by the sign ♂.
  • n. An abbreviation of masculine.

Etymologies

m- +‎ as (Wiktionary)
From dialectal French mas, Occitan mas. (Wiktionary)
Inflected forms. (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • The tendency of men to offer answers, even in areas completely out of their purview. Got to be related to the tendency of men not to ask for directions.

    September 9, 2007