[muh k-fahr-lin] /məkˈfɑr lɪn/
an overcoat with an attached cape and two slits in front near the waist.
- Macfarlane burnet
[ber-net, bur-nit] /bərˈnɛt, ˈbɜr nɪt/ noun 1. Sir (Frank) Macfarlane [muh k-fahr-luh n] /məkˈfɑr lən/ (Show IPA), 1899–1985, Australian physician: Nobel Prize in Physiology 1960. /ˈbɜːnɪt/ noun 1. a plant of the rosaceous genus Sanguisorba (or Poterium), such as S. minor (or P. sanguisorba) (salad burnet), which has purple-tinged green flowers and leaves that are […]
noun 1. Joanna (Clare). born 1959, British concert pianist and broadcaster; recordings include the “crossover” album Play (2001)
noun See McGuffin noun A plot or movie device that raises a seemingly crucial question in the minds of the audience, but may well be a cunning deception: The writers wanted a MacGuffin which would set up a series of absurd rules for us/ You still haven’t told me what the McGuffin is. Why were […]
[mahk] /mɑk/ noun 1. a number indicating the ratio of the speed of an object to the speed of sound in the medium through which the object is moving. Abbreviation: M. [mahk; German mahkh] /mɑk; German mɑx/ noun 1. Ernst [ernst] /ɛrnst/ (Show IPA), 1838–1916, Austrian physicist, psychologist, and philosopher. 1. . 2. . 3. […]