Mark (Andrew) born 1950, U.S. swimmer: winner of seven gold medals in 1972 summer Olympic Games.
any of various breeds of dog characterized by very dense hair, a stocky build, a pointed muzzle, erect ears, and a tightly curled tail
Mark. born 1950, US swimmer, who won seven gold medals at the 1972 Olympic Games
breed of small Pomeranian dog, 1842, from German Spitz (occasionally Spitzhund), from spitz “pointed” (see spit (n.)). So called from the shape of its muzzle.
[mahrks-muh n] /ˈmɑrks mən/ noun, plural marksmen. 1. a person who is skilled in shooting at a mark; a person who shoots well. 2. Military. /ˈmɑːksmən/ noun (pl) -men 1. a person skilled in shooting 2. a serviceman selected for his skill in shooting, esp for a minor engagement 3. a qualification awarded in certain […]
- Marseille prolog
language One of the two main dialects of Prolog, the other being Edinburgh Prolog. The difference is largely syntax. The original Marseille Interpreter (1973) was written in Fortran. [Developed by?] (1998-03-16)
[mahr-seylz] /mɑrˈseɪlz/ noun 1. a thick cotton fabric woven in figures or stripes with an embossed effect, chiefly for bedspreads and other coverings. [mahr-sey] /mɑrˈseɪ/ noun 1. a seaport in and the capital of Bouches-du-Rhône department, in SE France. [boosh-dy-rohn] /buʃ düˈroʊn/ noun 1. a department in SE France. 2026 sq. mi. (5245 sq. km). […]
n. French national republican song, 1826, from fem. of adjective Marseillais “of Marseilles.” The tune originally was “War Song for the Rhine Army,” composed (for the Strasbourg volunteers) by royalist officer Capt. Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle (1760-1836); current name is because it was sung enthusiastically by soldiers from Marseilles advancing on the Tuileries, Aug. […]