"maces" in the noun sense
1. Mace, Chemical Mace
trademark) a liquid that temporarily disables a person prepared as an aerosol and sprayed in the face, it irritates the eyes and causes dizziness and immobilization
2. macebearer, mace, macer
an official who carries a mace of office
spice made from the dried fleshy covering of the nutmeg seed
a ceremonial staff carried as a symbol of office or authority
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