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Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

An adhesion molecule (myelin-associated glycoprotein) of the immunoglobulin superfamily involved in regulating neurite outgrowth. See nogo; oligodendrocyte-myelin glycoprotein.

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Magers

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 9 words.

German, Dutch, and English: patronymic from Mager.

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G. A. Wilkes.

in Stunned Mullets & Two-pot Screamers: A Dictionary of Australian Colloquialisms

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 105 words.

n. 1913 C. J. Dennis Backblock Ballads 198: Mag, vulgar raillery. 1919 W. H. Downing Digger Dialects 33: Mag

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Mager

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 44 words.

1. Dutch and German: nickname for a thin man, Middle Dutch, Middle High German mager. This name also occurs

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in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 107 words.

bag, blag, brag, Bragg, crag, dag, drag, fag, flag, gag, hag, jag, lag, mag, nag, quag, rag, sag,

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in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 103 words.

bag, blag, brag, Bragg, crag, dag, drag, fag, flag, gag, hag, jag, lag, mag, nag, quag, rag, sag,

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Mag

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 35 words.

Irish word for plain, found in countless imaginary and actual place-names, often phonetically transliterated as Moy-, e.g. Mag Tuired =

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Mag

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

Irish word for plain, found in countless imaginary and actual place-names, often phonetically transliterated as Moy-, e.g. Mag Tuired = Moytura, Moytirra. Magh is the ModIr. spelling. See...

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Mag Mucrama

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

See CATH MAIGE MUCRAMA [The Battle of Mag Mucrama].

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Mag Mucrama

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 11 words.

See CATH MAIGE MUCRAMA [The Battle of Mag Mucrama].

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Mag Mell

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

[Ir. mell, pleasant, delightful, e.g. pleasant plain].

Often-cited Irish otherworldly realm frequently visited by mortal heroes. Bran in the 8th-century Imram Brain [The Voyage of...

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