[mas-ter-wurt, -wawrt, mah-ster-] /ˈmæs tərˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt, ˈmɑ stər-/
a European plant, Astrantia major, of the parsley family, having pinkish-rose or white flower clusters with purplish bracts beneath.
[mas-tuh-ree, mah-stuh-] /ˈmæs tə ri, ˈmɑ stə-/ noun, plural masteries for 1, 4. 1. command or grasp, as of a subject: a mastery of Italian. 2. superiority or victory: mastery over one’s enemies. 3. the act of . 4. expert skill or knowledge. 5. the state of being ; power of command or control. /ˈmɑːstərɪ/ […]
[mast-hed, mahst-] /ˈmæstˌhɛd, ˈmɑst-/ noun 1. Also called flag. a statement printed in all issues of a newspaper, magazine, or the like, usually on the editorial page, giving the publication’s name, the names of the owner and staff, etc. 2. Also called nameplate. a line of type on the front page of a newspaper or […]
noun, Nautical. 1. a deckhouse built around a mast as a platform for cargo-handling machinery, gear, and controls. 2. (formerly) a towerlike crane for stepping and removing masts from ships or boats. 3. a building in which masts are made.
[mas-tik] /ˈmæs tɪk/ noun 1. Also called mastic tree, lentisk. a small Mediterranean tree, Pistacia lentiscus, of the cashew family, that is the source of an aromatic resin used in making varnish and adhesives. 2. any of several similar or related trees, as a pepper tree, Schinus molle, of western South America. 3. the resin […]