MAF

/ (mæf) /

n acronym for (in New Zealand)

Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry

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Example sentences from the Web for MAF

  • "Fame doesn't conceal private pain, it only emphasizes it," she tells him, as Maf licks the rim of her empty Champagne glass.

    Great Weekend Reads|The Daily Beast|December 18, 2010|DAILY BEAST
  • Later, Maf snuggles inside Marilyn's coat while she gets "fizzy" with Shelley Winters.

    Great Weekend Reads|The Daily Beast|December 18, 2010|DAILY BEAST
  • Maf himself is a plainspoken, but often trite narrator, according to Kamine.

    The Best of Brit Lit|Peter Stothard|May 17, 2010|DAILY BEAST