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{n: Mace, Chemical Mace} (trademark) a liquid that temporarily disables a person; prepared as an aerosol and sprayed in the face, it irritates the eyes and causes dizziness and immobilization



{n: Typha, genus Typha} reed maces; cattails

{n: cat's-tail, bullrush, bulrush, nailrod, reed mace, reedmace, Typha latifolia} tall marsh plant with cylindrical seed heads that explode when mature shedding large quantities of down; its long flat leaves are used for making mats and chair seats; of North America, Europe, Asia and North Africa

{n: lesser bullrush, narrow-leaf cattail, narrow-leaved reedmace, soft flag, Typha angustifolia} reed maces of America, Europe, North Africa, Asia

{n: macebearer, mace, macer} an official who carries a mace of office

{n: mace} a ceremonial staff carried as a symbol of office or authority

{n: mace} spice made from the dried fleshy covering of the nutmeg seed

{n: nutmeg, nutmeg tree, Myristica fragrans} East Indian tree widely cultivated in the tropics for its aromatic seed; source of two spices: nutmeg and mace


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