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MEG

Meg

(Maggie) Tam O’Shanter’s gray mare that lost her tail to the witch. [Scot. Poetry: Burns “Tam O’Shanter”]
See: Horse

meg

meg

(MEGabyte, MEGabit, MEGahertz, etc.). Common slang for some "mega" (million) measurement. The terms "megabits" and "megabytes" are often erroneously interchanged. For details about correct usage, see space/time. See mega and gig.
References in classic literature ?
They all drew to the fire, Mother in the big chair with Beth at her feet, Meg and Amy perched on either arm of the chair, and Jo leaning on the back, where no one would see any sign of emotion if the letter should happen to be touching.
I liked the place where the bundles fell off and tumbled downstairs," said Meg.
Meg had a voice like a flute, and she and herr mother led the little choir.
Toby, who had been looking after Meg, quite stupidly, made shift to murmur out that he was very quick, and very strong.
Tenders are invited for MEG40 energy analyzer, portable external memory (memory card) 16 MB, 201 MEG USB converter - 202.
And despite many people believing Mons Meg is fired each day at 1pm, it is, in fact, a modern military cannon that does it, so visitors to the castle will still be able to see and hear the famous One O'clock Gun.
The sun gleamed over the distant trees and Andy said, "I'll take Meg and see if I can flush them over your head.
After first hearing about the shoebox appeal locally, Meg and Joan are delighted to be travelling to Belarus today.
Meg adds personality to the room with one of her whimsical pillow designs--this one reads "nap," twice (mateoitasco.
Her attitude is great and the same is true with Meg, who played in more exhibition matches for us.
This was one of the most challenging things I have ever done and made me realise a lot about life," said Meg, 43, who is now an interior designer and engaged to art professor Peter Siddell, 49.
One of her closest pals told of bizarre scenes at the debate in April 2010, where Meg - who was 17 at the time - exchanged flirty comments with the MP, who is 32 years older than her.