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Mace

 [mās]
trademark for an aerosol mixture of CS, a common tear gas.

Mace

, MACE (mās),
Acronym for methylchloroform 2-chloracetophenone (the prototypical lacrimator) in a light petroleum dispersant and a pressurized propellant.

mace

[mās]
the oil-containing, red, fibrous wrapping of the nutmeg kernel. Dried and ground, it is used as an aromatic spice and flavoring. Historical medicinal uses include the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders and as an analgesic; however, there are no clinical trials supporting its effectiveness. Compare Mace.

Mace

a trademark for a chemical agent that causes tearing and eye pain. The name is an abbreviation formed by letters in methylchloroform-2-chloroacetophenone, which is dispersed from a pressurized container to immobilize an attacker.
An acronym for objective measures of acute and/or adverse cardiovascular events (e.g., acute myocardial infarction, ischaemic stroke, coronary arterial occlusion, death) which are used to assess the effects of various interventions (e.g., rotablation, angioplasty, stenting) or therapeutics (e.g., antiarrhythmics, statins, ACE inhibitors) on outcomes, in the context of a clinical trial.

Mace

A tear gas made from the lacrimatory agent chloracetophenone combined with a dispersant and an aerosol propellant.
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Mace s Executive Chairman, Stephen Pycroft, said: Mace has built a firm foundation for growth during 2013 while continuing to deliver an outstanding service for our clients.
But P&H independent sales director Bill Ellis said the wholesaler was starting to come through with its pledge to "give Mace retailers the investment and support they were starved of by Booker".
Many products in the Mace own label range would not qualify, in volume terms, to be carried by P&H," explained Ellis.
And Spar says it is in discussions with other Mace and S&S retailers, and expects to sign them up in the next few weeks.
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Bowen said: "Bruce's long-term experience of the wholesale business and knowledge of the way Mace works will be a great asset when Booker Wholesale Foods is sold and Mace retailers have a new wholesaler to work with.
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We are pleased that we were able to divest our Linkstar operation," said Dennis Raefield, CEO and President of Mace.
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