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Makron

Person

Who is Makron?

Makron was an ancient Greek vase painter active in Athens ca. 490-480 BC. Though only one signed example of his work is known to have survived, some 350 vases have been attributed to him by Sir John Beazley, making him one of the best surviving painters of the red-figure period.

Character

The Makron is the final boss of the first-person shooter computer games Quake II and Quake 4. It should be noted, however, that the two Makrons are different entities, as the title reflects a position rather than a name.

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Google previewA Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology (2008)

1450 to 2000 by Peter Beal

macron When a writer of philological material or transliterations of other languages wishes to represent words phonetically according to pronunciation, the diacritic macron (from the Greek word makron, 'long') is a straight horizontal line placed over a vowel to indicate that it is long (for example, over an a, as a ̄, pronounced 'ah', as opposed to a with a breve, a ̆, as a short vowel). More especially in manuscripts, a macron over a letter in a word signiWes the omission of the following ...

Google previewFuldstændigt dansk og engelsk haand-lexicon (1807)

by Christian Friderick Bay

Makron, a Macaroon. UNakulatur, Maculature, Macle, a Waste-sheet of printed Paper, Wastepaper.

Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1988)

by Geoffrey W. Bromiley

Makron). Ptolemy Macron, who had been appointed governor of Cyprus by Ptolemy VI Philometor king of Egypt ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, from the Fourteenth Century (1847)

by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps

MAKRON. A rake for an oven. MALACK. A great disturbance. Yorksh. MALAHACK. To carve awkwardly. East. MALAKATOONE. A kind of late peach. MALAN-TREE. The beam in front of or across an open chimney. East. MALARY.

Google previewA Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, from the Fourteenth Century by James Orchard Halliwell (1855)

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MAKRON. A rake for an oven. MALACK. A great disturbance. l'orknh. MALAHACK. To carve awkwardly. East. MALAKATOONE. A kind of late peach. MALAN-TREE. The beam in front of or across an open chimney. East. MALARY.

Google previewA Dictionary of Archaic & Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs & Ancient Customs, Form the Fourteenth Century (1852)

by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps

MAKRON. A rake for an oven. MALACK. A great disturbance. Yorksh. MALAHACK. To carve awkwardly. East. MALAKATOONE. A kind of late peach. MALAN-TREE. The beam in front of or across an open chimney. East. MALARY.

Google previewNorwegian Dictionary (2015)

Norwegian-English, English-Norwegian by Forlang A.S. Cappelens

makron sb macaroon. maksimal adj maximum, maksimalpris sb maximum price, maksimum sb maximum. makt sb 1 (herredemme, stat) power; kampen om ~en the struggle for power; stormaktene the Big/Great Powers; 2 (styrke, void) force; bruke ~ employ force; vapnet ~ armed force; 3 (uttrykk) fa ~ over obtain power over; med ~ by (main) force; sta ved ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

from Greek makron, neuter of makros 'long'. macronutrient 7noun Biology 1 a type of food (e.g. fat, protein, carbohydrate) required in large amounts in the diet. 2 a chemical element (e.g. potassium, magnesium, calcium) required in large amounts for plant growth. macrophage /ˈmakrə(ʊ)feɪdʒ/ 7noun Physiology a large phagocytic cell found in stationary form in the tissues or as a mobile white blood cell, especially at sites of infection. macrophotography 7noun ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition (2014)

by Khosrow-Pour, Mehdi

Makron Books ...

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Scrabble value of M3A1K5R1O1N1

The value of this 6-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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