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macer

[mey-ser] /ˈmeɪ sər/
noun
2.
(in Scotland) an officer who attends the Court of Session and carries out its orders.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English < Anglo-French; Middle French massier. See mace1, -er2
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macer

/ˈmeɪsə/
noun
1.
a macebearer, esp (in Scotland) an official who acts as usher in a court of law
Word Origin
C14: from Old French massier, from massemace1
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