Definition: To feel, grope for, touch. massage, masseur, from Arabic massa, to touch (or masaḥa, to anoint, stroke, rub; see mšḥ).

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  • mss — abbrev. manuscripts: also mss * * * mss also mss. abbr. manuscripts. * * * To feel, grope for, touch. massage, masseur, from Arabic massa …   Universalium

  • Mss. — Mss. 〈Abk. für〉 Manuskripte * * * Mss. = Manuskripte. * * * Mss. = Manuskripte …   Universal-Lexikon

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  • MSS — abbrev. manuscripts: also mss …   English World dictionary

  • MSS-1.2 — is a Brazilian anti tank guided missile.External links* [http://www.defesanet.com.br/eb/eb mss1 2.htm Defesanet web site] in Portuguese …   Wikipedia

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  • mśś — Definition: West Semitic, to ferment, be(come) sour. matzo, from Hebrew maṣṣâ, unleavened bread …   The American Heritage dictionary of the English language

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