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

    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 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

    noun the officer below the master on a commercial ship
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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

    This usually means a friend but it can be used to talk about or to anyone - even a total stranger.
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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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    maté

    Dried leaves of the Brazilian holly (Ilex paraguayensis), an evergreen shrub that grows in Paraguay and Brazil. The roasted, powdered leaves are made into a tea. (Family Aquifoliaceae.)
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    Mate

    To breed a dog and bitch.
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    Mate

    The name used by a trainman when referring to his colleague on a train in the days of two-person operation.
    Found on http://www.trainweb.org/tubeprune/dictionary.htm

    mate

    either member of a breeding pair of animals
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    Mate

    [beverage] Mate (lang, lang; sometimes spelled maté in English, but never in Spanish or Portuguese), also known as yerba mate```, ```chimarrão (lang) or cimarrón (lang), is a traditional South American caffeine-rich infused drink, particularly in Argentina (where it is defined by law as the `national infusion`), Uruguay, Paraguay and Sou...
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    Mate

    To come together to produce young
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    Mate

    To breed a dog and bitch.
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