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millicurie; millicuries.
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Other definitions for mc (2 of 8)

Mc1

abbreviation
megacurie; megacuries.

Other definitions for mc (3 of 8)

Mc2

Symbol, Chemistry.

Other definitions for mc (4 of 8)

MC

Marine Corps.
master of ceremonies.
Medical Corps.
Member of Congress.

Other definitions for mc (5 of 8)

mC

abbreviation
Electricity. millicoulomb; millicoulombs.

Other definitions for mc (6 of 8)

Mc-1

a combining form, used especially to form nonce words, with the meaning “generic; homogenized”: McSchools that offer no individual attention; reading McNews instead of a serious newspaper.

Origin of Mc-

1
<Mc(Donald's), chain of fast-food restaurants

Other definitions for mc (7 of 8)

Mc-2

variant of Mac-.
Also Mc-.

Other definitions for mc (8 of 8)

M.C.

abbreviation
Master Commandant.
master of ceremonies.
Medical Corps.
Member of Congress.
Member of Council.
British. Military Cross.
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British Dictionary definitions for mc (1 of 3)

mc

the internet domain name for
Monaco

British Dictionary definitions for mc (2 of 3)

MC

abbreviation for
Master of Ceremonies
astrology Medium Coeli
(in the US) Member of Congress
(in Britain) Military Cross
Monaco (international car registration)

Word Origin for MC

(sense 2) Latin: Midheaven.

British Dictionary definitions for mc (3 of 3)

Mc-

prefix
a variant of Mac-

usage for Mc-

For names beginning with this prefix, see under Mac-
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Medical definitions for mc

MC

abbr.
Magister Chirurgiae (Master of Surgery)
Medical Corps
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