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English definition of “Mark”

Mark

noun     /mɑːk/ US  /mɑːrk/
used before a number to describe a particular version of a machine, especially one that is an improvement on the original version: The car has enjoyed modest success since its launch, but the Mark 2 version is expected to be far more popular.Categories and varietiesSpecies and genders used before a number to show what temperature you should use for cooking something in a gas oven: Cook at Mark 5 for 20 minutes.Measurements of temperature
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