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mig

[mig] /mɪg/
noun, Chiefly Northern, North Midland, and Western U.S.
1.
a playing marble, especially one that is not used as a shooter.
2.
migs, (used with a singular verb) the game of marbles.
Also, migg.
Origin
perhaps variant of mib with g from game

MiG

[mig] /mɪg/
noun
1.
any of several Russian-built fighter aircraft, as the MiG-15, a jet used in the Korean War.
Also, Mig, MIG.
Origin
named after Artem Mi(koyan) and Mikhail G(urevich), Russian aircraft designers
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MiG

/mɪɡ/
noun
1.
any of various types of Russian and former Soviet fighter aircraft
Word Origin
from Mi(koyan) and G(urevich), names of designers
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MiG

in name of various Russian fighter planes, so called in honor of aircraft designers Mikoyan and (Russian i) Gurevitch.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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mig in Technology
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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