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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 mash /ˈmæʃ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mash, n.
 1. A mass of mixed ingredients reduced to a soft pulpy state by beating or pressure; a mass of anything in a soft pulpy state. Specifically Brewing, ground or bruised malt, or meal of rye, wheat, corn, or other grain (or a mixture of malt and meal) steeped and stirred in hot water for making the wort.
 2. A mixture of meal or bran and water fed to animals.
 3. A mess; trouble. [Obs.]
 Mash tun, a large tub used in making mash and wort.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mash n. A mesh. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mash, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Mashed p. pr. & vb. n. Mashing.]  To convert into a mash; to reduce to a soft pulpy state by beating or pressure; to bruise; to crush; as, to mash apples in a mill, or potatoes with a pestle. Specifically Brewing, to convert, as malt, or malt and meal, into the mash which makes wort.
 Mashing tub, a tub for making the mash in breweries and distilleries; -- called also mash tun, and mash vat.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a mixture of mashed malt grains and hot water; used in
      2: mixture of ground animal feeds
      v 1: to compress with violence, out of natural shape or
           condition; "crush an aluminum can"; "squeeze a lemon"
           [syn: squash, crush, squelch, squeeze]
      2: talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions; "The
         guys always try to chat up the new secretaries"; "My
         husband never flirts with other women" [syn: chat up, flirt,
          dally, butterfly, coquet, coquette, romance, philander]
      3: reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading;
         "grind the spices in a mortar"; "mash the garlic" [syn: grind,
          crunch, bray, comminute]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    (= Meshech 1 Chr. 1:17), one of the four sons of Aram, and the
    name of a tribe descended from him (Gen. 10:23) inhabiting some
    part probably of Mesopotamia. Some have supposed that they were
    the inhabitants of Mount Masius, the present Karja Baghlar,
    which forms part of the chain of Taurus.

From: Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary (late 1800's)

 Mash, same as Meshech