[ma-truh-nim-ik] /ˌmæ trəˈnɪm ɪk/
a less common word for metronymic
1794, a hybrid from Latin mater (see mother (n.1)) + Greek-based ending from patronymic. As an adjective from 1874.
/ˌmætrɪˈɒʃkə/ noun 1. another word for Russian doll
[mats] /mæts/ noun 1. Military Air Transport Service. [mat] /mæt/ noun 1. a piece of fabric made of plaited or woven rushes, straw, hemp, or similar fiber, or of some other pliant material, as rubber, used as a protective covering on a floor or other surface, to wipe the shoes on, etc. 2. a smaller […]
[mah-tsoo-daw] /mɑˈtsu dɔ/ noun 1. a city on E Honshu, in Japan, NE of Tokyo.
[mat-soo] /ˈmæt su/ noun 1. a pine, Pinus massoniana, of China, yielding a wood used in furniture-making, the construction of houses, etc. [mat-soo, mat-soo; Chinese mah-dzoo] /mætˈsu, ˈmæt su; Chinese ˈmɑ dzu/ noun 1. Wade-Giles. an island off the SE coast of China, in the East China Sea: controlled by Taiwan. 17 sq. mi. (44 […]