a market town in NW England, in Cheshire: former centre of the silk industry; pharmaceuticals, services. Pop: 50 688 (2001)
A design CASE tool for the Mac from Excel Software, Inc.
[muh k-dur-mid] /məkˈdɜr mɪd/ noun 1. Hugh (Christopher Murray Grieve) 1892–1978, Scottish poet. /məkˈdɜːmɪd/ noun 1. Hugh, pen name of Christopher Murray Grieve. 1892–1978, Scottish poet; a founder of the Scottish National Party. His poems include A Drunk Man Looks at the Thistle (1926)
/mak’dink/ To make many incremental and unnecessary cosmetic changes to a program or file. Often the subject of the macdinking would be better off without them. The Macintosh is said to encourage such behaviour. See also fritterware, window shopping. [Jargon File] (1994-11-22)
[muh k-don-uh ld] /məkˈdɒn əld/ noun 1. George, 1824–1905, Scottish novelist and poet. 2. Sir John Alexander, 1815–91, Canadian statesman, born in Scotland: first prime minister 1867–73, 1878–91. [muh k-don-uh ld] /məkˈdɒn əld/ noun 1. James Ramsay, 1866–1937, British statesman and labor leader: prime minister 1924, 1929–35. /məkˈdɒnəld/ noun 1. Flora. 1722–90, Scottish heroine, who […]