mate

  1. the officer below the master on a commercial ship
  2. a fellow member of a team
  3. the partner of an animal (especially a sexual partner)
  4. a person's partner in marriage
  5. an exact duplicate
  6. South American holly; leaves used in making a drink like tea
  7. informal term (Australian or British) for a friend of the same sex
  8. a chess move constituting an inescapable and indefensible att......

    Mate

    [horse] ==Background== From modest parentage, Mate was bred and raced by Albert C. Bostwick, Jr., whose grandfather was a founding partner of Standard Oil. Mate was trained by Jim Healy and had to race against very strong opponents in 1930 and 1931 when he was part of what the Chicago Tribune newspaper called the `big four` in racing which ...
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    Mate

    Mate is British slang for a friend. The term is also a polite form of address to strangers.
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    Mate

    Mate is British slang for a friend. The term is also a polite form of address to strangers.
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    mate

    [n] - South American holly 2. [n] - the partner of an animal (especially a sexual partner) 3. [n] - informal term (Australian or British) for a friend of the same sex 4. [n] - the officer below the master on a commercial ship 5. [n] - South American tea-like drink made from leaves of a South American holly called mate 6. [v]
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    Mate

    Ma'te noun [ Spanish ] The Paraguay tea, being the dried leaf of the Brazilian holly ( Ilex Paraguensis ). The infusion has a pleasant odor, with an agreeable bitter taste, and is much used for tea in South America.
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    Mate

    Mate noun [ French mat , abbrev. from échec et mat . See Checkmate .] (Chess) Same as Checkmate .
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    Mate

    Mate adjective See 2d Mat . [ Obsolete] Chaucer.
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    Mate

    Mate transitive verb [ French mater to fatigue, enfeeble, humiliate, checkmate. See Mate checkmate.] 1. To confuse; to confound. [ Obsolete] Shak. 2. To checkmate.
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    Mate

    Mate noun [ Perhaps for older make a companion; confer also OD. maet companion, mate, Dutch maat . Confer Make a companion, Match a mate.] 1. One who customarily associates with another; a companion; an associate; any object which is associated or combined wi...
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    Mate

    Mate transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Mated ; present participle & verbal noun Mating .] 1. To match; to marry. « If she be mated with an equal husband.» Shak. 2. To match one's ...
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    Mate

    Mate intransitive verb To be or become a mate or mates, especially in sexual companionship; as, some birds mate for life; this bird will not mate with that one.
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    mate

    The Paraguay tea, being the dried leaf of the Brazilian holly (Ilex Paraguensis). The infusion has a pleasant odour, with an agreeable bitter taste, and is much used for tea in South America. ... Origin: Sp. ... 1. One who customarily associates with another; a companion; an associate; any object which is associated or combined with a similar objec...
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    mate

    noun South American tea-like drink made from leaves of a South American holly called mate
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    mate

    Paraguay tea noun South American holly; leaves used in making a drink like tea
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    mate

    noun the officer below the master on a commercial ship
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    mate

    noun an exact duplicate; `when a match is found an entry is made in the notebook`
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    mate

    verb bring two objects, ideas, or people together; `This fact is coupled to the other one`; `Matchmaker, can you match my daughter with a nice young man?`; `The student was paired with a partner for collaboration on the project`
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    Mate

    • (v. t.) To confuse; to confound. • (n.) One who customarily associates with another; a companion; an associate; any object which is associated or combined with a similar object. • (n.) The Paraguay tea, being the dried leaf of the Brazilian holly (Ilex Paraguensis). The infusion has a pleasant odor, with an agreeable bitter taste, ...
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    maté

    (from the article `maté`) In brewing maté, the dried leaves (yerba), placed in dried hollow gourds, are covered with boiling water and steeped. The gourds, called matés or ...
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    maté

    tealike beverage, popular in many South American countries, brewed from the dried leaves of an evergreen shrub or tree (Ilex paraguariensis) related ... [2 related articles]
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    Mate

    Mate is a Hungarian boy name. The meaning of the name is `Gift of God` Where is it used? The name Máté is mainly used In Hungarian.It is an abbreviated form of Matthew, used In English and In the bible.If it`s too long people might use In English: MaeSee also In Swedish and In Norwegian: Mats In Spanish: Mateo In Slovene: Matjaz In Russian: M...
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    maté

    maté (mätā', mătā') , yerba maté (yer'bä, –bu) , or Paraguay tea,evergreen tree (Ilex paraguariensis) of the family Aquifoliaceae (holly family). From ancient times Native Americans and now millions of Argentines and others in South America...
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    Mate

    Mate is the plant that yields Paraguay tea, the Ilex Paraguayensis, a kind of holly, of the natural order Aquifoliaceae. It has smooth, ovate-lanceolate, unequally serrated leaves, much branched racemes of flowers, the subdivisions of which are somewhat unbellate. In Brazil and other parts of South America the leaves are extensively used as a subst...
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    maté

    Type: Term Pronunciation: mah-tā′ Definitions: 1. The dried leaves of Ilex paraguayensis and other species of Ilex (family Aquifoliaceae), shrubs growing in Paraguay and Brazil, which contain caffeine and tannin; used in South American countries as a beverage and medicinally as a diuretic and diaphoretic, and to relieve headache. Synonym...
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