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[mey-zee] /ˈmeɪ zi/
a female given name, Scottish form of Margaret. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • "But——" Maisie was at a loss to find a motive for such indiscretion.

    The Kingdom Round the Corner Coningsby Dawson
  • Time had long ceased to have any significance for Maisie White.

    Jack O' Judgment Edgar Wallace
  • Maisie's sense of fairness hereupon interposed for her visitor.

    What Maisie Knew Henry James
  • If you can believe that of Maisie Maidan, as you say you do, why cannot you believe it of me?

    The Good Soldier Ford Madox Ford
  • How would it be to tell Maisie Phoebe's story, seen from Phoebe's point of view?

    When Ghost Meets Ghost William Frend De Morgan
  • Maisie had died in the effort to strap up a great portmanteau.

    The Good Soldier Ford Madox Ford
  • Maisie and I are to begin this term; we're looking forward to it tremendously!

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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Maisie in Technology

A C-based parallel programming language by Wen-Toh Liao wentoh@may.CS.UCLA.EDU. Maisie extends C with asynchronous typed message passing and lightweight processes. Programs can define, create and destroy processes, send and receive messages and manipulate the system clock.
Maisie has been ported to PVM/3.1, Cosmic Environment and SUN sockets.
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The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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