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mace

mace

[meys]
mace, in botany and cooking: see nutmeg.
Mace, chemical spray device used by police in riot control. Mace is ordinary tear gas (chloroacetophenone, or CN) in a volatile solvent contained in a spray can. It causes severe lacrimation and temporary blindness. If sprayed directly into the face from a distance of less than 6 ft (1.8 m), it may cause permanent injury.

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See also

  • Mase (pronounced "mace"), an American rapper

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