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mews urban stables or carriage houses, esp. in England, that were built along an alley or grouped around a court, many of which have subsequently been converted into small houses or apartments.
Mexican of or pertaining to Mexico or its people, culture, or the like. [2 definitions]
Mexican hairless a small dog of a breed esp. found in Mexico, having no hair on its body except for a bit on the head and tail.
Mexican stand-off a position of impasse with the possibility of hostile aggression.
Mexican War the war of 1846-48 between the United States and Mexico.
Mexico a North American country south of the United States. [2 definitions]
Mexico City the capital of Mexico.
mezereon a mezereum.
mezereum a low flowering shrub, native to Europe and Asia, that bears fragrant pinkish purple flowers early in spring. [2 definitions]
mezuzah a small case containing a piece of parchment inscribed with Biblical passages, that is traditionally attached to the doorpost of a Jewish home.
mezzanine a low-storied floor located in between two full floors of a building, sometimes serving as a balcony. [2 definitions]
mezzo in music, medium; moderate (usu. used in combination). [3 definitions]
mezzo-relievo sculptural relief in which the work projects about halfway from the background.
mezzo-soprano a voice range higher than contralto and lower than soprano. [2 definitions]
mezzotint a method of engraving on roughened copper or steel by scraping and polishing areas to produce effects of light and shade. [3 definitions]
mfg. abbreviation of "manufacturing," the production of goods on a mass scale.
mfr. abbreviation of "manufacturer," one who makes things by machine, esp. a company that produces items in mass quantities.
Mg symbol of the chemical element magnesium.
mg abbreviation of "milligram," or "milligrams," a unit of weight equal to one thousandth of a gram or 0.0154 grain.
mgr. abbreviation of "manager."
mho a unit of electrical conductance reciprocal to the ohm.