maser

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See also: MASER, Maser, masér, måser, and Mäser

English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (GenAm) IPA(key): /ˈmeɪzɚ/
  • Rhymes: -eɪzə(r)
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Etymology 1[edit]

From MASER, an acronym for "Microwave Amplification by the Stimulated Emission of Radiation".

Noun[edit]

maser (plural masers)

  1. (physics) a device for the coherent amplification or generation of electromagnetic radiation (especially of microwave frequency) by the use of excitation energy in resonant atomic or molecular systems
  2. (astronomy) Any celestial object that generates microwaves using the same method
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Etymology 2[edit]

See mazer.

Noun[edit]

maser (countable and uncountable, plural masers)

  1. Obsolete spelling of mazer

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Finnish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English maser.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑːser/, [ˈmɑːs̠e̞r]

Noun[edit]

maser

  1. maser

Declension[edit]

Inflection of maser (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative maser maserit
genitive maserin maserien
masereiden
masereitten
partitive maseria masereita
masereja
illative maseriin masereihin
singular plural
nominative maser maserit
accusative nom. maser maserit
gen. maserin
genitive maserin maserien
masereiden
masereitten
partitive maseria masereita
masereja
inessive maserissa masereissa
elative maserista masereista
illative maseriin masereihin
adessive maserilla masereilla
ablative maserilta masereilta
allative maserille masereille
essive maserina masereina
translative maseriksi masereiksi
instructive maserein
abessive maseritta masereitta
comitative masereineen
Possessive forms of maser (type paperi)
possessor singular plural
1st person maserini maserimme
2nd person maserisi maserinne
3rd person maserinsa

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Anglo-Norman macer.

Noun[edit]

maser

  1. Alternative form of macer

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English *maser, *mæser, from Proto-Germanic *masuraz; reinforced by Anglo-Norman mazer.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmaːzər/, /ˈmaːzɛːr/

Noun[edit]

maser (plural masers)

  1. A maple bowl or cup, often with metal inlay; a mazer.
  2. The wood of the maple tree or similar wood.
  3. (rare, surgery) A artificial bone made of maple to repair skull injuries
  4. (rare) The maple tree (Acer campestre)
Descendants[edit]
  • English: mazer
  • Scots: maser
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

maser

  1. present of mase

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mǎseːr/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ser

Noun[edit]

màsēr m (Cyrillic spelling ма̀се̄р)

  1. masseur

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