(NZ) a Māori name for butterfish (sense 2)
marantic ma·ran·tic (mə-rān’tĭk) adj. Marasmic.
[muh-rahsh] /məˈrɑʃ/ noun 1. a city in S Turkey, NE of Adana. [mahr-uh] /ˈmɑr ə/ noun 1. Hindu Mythology. the god of death, sometimes seen as one aspect of a god whose other aspect is Kama, or erotic desire. 2. Buddhism. Satan, who tried to seduce the Buddha at the time of his Enlightenment. [kahr-uh-muh […]
[muh-ras-kuh] /məˈræs kə/ noun 1. a wild cherry, Prunus cerasus marasca, yielding a small, bitter fruit, from which is made. /məˈræskə/ noun 1. a European cherry tree, Prunus cerasus marasca, with red acid-tasting fruit from which maraschino is made
[mar-uh-skee-noh, -shee-] /ˌmær əˈski noʊ, -ˈʃi-/ noun 1. a sweet cordial or liqueur distilled from . /ˌmærəˈskiːnəʊ; -ˈʃiːnəʊ/ noun 1. a liqueur made from marasca cherries and flavoured with the kernels, having a taste like bitter almonds n. 1791, “cherry liqueur,” from Italian maraschino “strong, sweet liqueur made from juice of the marasca” (a bitter […]