Pronunciation: (mā'kur), [key]
1. a person or thing that makes.
2. a manufacturer (used in combination): drugmaker; garmentmaker.
3. (cap.) God.
4. the party executing a legal instrument, esp. a promissory note.
5. Cards.the player who first names the successful bid.
6. Archaic.a poet.
7. go to or meet one's Maker, to die.
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