migg

mig

[mig]
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

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MiG (mɪɡ)
 
n
any of various types of Russian and former Soviet fighter aircraft
 
[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 M(ikoyan) and (Rus. i) G(urevitch).
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