from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A macebearer.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A mace-bearer; specifically, in Scotland, one of a class of officers who attend the courts of session, teinds, justiciary, and exchequer, to keep order, call the rolls, serve the judges, make arrests when required, etc.
  • noun A swindler.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A mace bearer; an officer of a court.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A mace bearer; an officer of a court.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an official who carries a mace of office


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