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Charles, 1766–1843, Scottish chemist, inventor, and manufacturer.
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macintosh (ˈmækɪnˌtɒʃ)
a variant spelling of mackintosh

mackintosh or macintosh (ˈmækɪnˌtɒʃ)
1.  a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized cloth
2.  such cloth
3.  any raincoat
[C19: named after Charles Macintosh (1760--1843), who invented it]
macintosh or macintosh
[C19: named after Charles Macintosh (1760--1843), who invented it]

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Macintosh definition

One of the trademark/brand names that Apple Inc use for their Mac family of personal computers.
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Example sentences for Macintosh
It differs from the earlier release in that it is macintosh compatible.
It was a parody of the macintosh computer, which had been released earlier that year.
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