noun, plural mac·ros.
Origin of macro
Origin of macro-
Examples from the Web for macro
Contemporary Examples of macro
Yep, organic rice syrup—i.e., sugar—is still its main ingredient, no matter how macro its biotics may be.Your Health Food’s Hidden Sugar Bomb
July 8, 2014
All the macro statistics bear that out (percentage of people employed, real wages, percentage of GDP going to labor, etc.).Is Crowdsourced Labor the Future of Middle Class Employment?
March 26, 2014
We experience power every day, in a million different ways, in our own lives, from the micro to the macro.Beau Willimon on Most Shocking Twists in ‘House of Cards’ Season 2
February 15, 2014
This reflects the balance between the macro mission of outreach and its implementation at a micro level.What Peter Beinart Gets Wrong About Chabad
July 1, 2013
MACRO SHOT – The tendrils INTERWINE with gentle undulations.The Tantric Sex in Avatar
Asra Q. Nomani
March 4, 2010
Historical Examples of macro
Macro died 2nd Feb. 1767, and was buried at Norton, near Bury.
Macro, grocer and alderman, and five times Mayor of Bury-St.
Macro's correspondence with literary men and artists forms the additional MSS.
The sombre pines of California and the macro carpa cypress cover thousands of acres.The Long White Cloud
William Pember Reeves
noun plural macros
before a vowel macr-
Word Origin for macro-
1959 in computing sense, shortened from macro-instruction.
word-forming element meaning "long, abnormally large, on a large scale," taken into English via Middle French and Medieval Latin from Greek makros "long, large," from PIE root *mak- "long, thin" (cf. Latin macer "lean, thin;" Old Norse magr, Old English mæger "lean, thin;" Greek mekos "length").