masc

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See also: maść, MASc, M.A.Sc., and M. A. Sc.

English[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

masc masc

  1. masculine

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Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Proto-Germanic *maską, from Proto-Indo-European *mezg- (to knit, twist, plait). Akin to Old High German māsca (mesh), Old Saxon maska (net), Old Norse mǫskvi, mǫskun (mesh), Old English mæscre (mesh).

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Noun[edit]

masc n

  1. net
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Etymology 3[edit]

Proto-Germanic *maiską (mixture, mash), from Proto-Indo-European *meik- (to mix). Akin to Middle Low German masch, mēsch, meisch (unfermented malt sap, mash), Middle High German meisch (mash) (German Maisch (crushed grapes)), Swedish mäsk "mash, feed for animals", Old English miscian, mixian (to mix). More at mix.

Noun[edit]

māsc n

  1. mash
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Usage notes[edit]
  • Attested only in compounds
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