Definition of “mace” - English Dictionary

“mace” in British English

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macenoun

uk /meɪs/ us /meɪs/

mace noun (SPICE)

[ U ] a spice made from the dried shell of nutmeg

mace noun (ROD)

Macenoun [ U ]

uk /meɪs/ us /meɪs/ trademark

(Definition of “mace” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“Mace” in American English

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Macenoun [ U ]

us /meɪs/ trademark

a chemical in a container which, when sprayed into a person’s face, causes the eyes to sting and become full of tears

(Definition of “Mace” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)