Mock

Mock
Mock Mock, a. Imitating reality, but not real; false; counterfeit; assumed; sham. [1913 Webster]

That superior greatness and mock majesty. --Spectator. [1913 Webster]

{Mock bishop's weed} (Bot.), a genus of slender umbelliferous herbs ({Discopleura}) growing in wet places.

{Mock heroic}, burlesquing the heroic; as, a mock heroic poem.

{Mock lead}. See {Blende} ( a ).

{Mock nightingale} (Zo["o]l.), the European blackcap.

{Mock orange} (Bot.), a genus of American and Asiatic shrubs ({Philadelphus}), with showy white flowers in panicled cymes. {Philadelphus coronarius}, from Asia, has fragrant flowers; the American kinds are nearly scentless.

{Mock sun}. See {Parhelion}.

{Mock turtle soup}, a soup made of calf's head, veal, or other meat, and condiments, in imitation of green turtle soup.

{Mock velvet}, a fabric made in imitation of velvet. See {Mockado}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Mock-up — des Innenraumes eines Airbus A 380 Der aus dem Englischen stammende Begriff Mock up (in der Schweiz auch Maquette) bezeichnet im Deutschen beispielsweise eine Attrappe. Er wird heute aber meist für ein maßstäblich gefertigtes Modell bzw. eine… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mock — ist der Name von: Alfred Mock (1908–2006), katholischer Ordenspriester und Philosophieprofessor Alois Mock (* 1934), österreichischer Politiker Freida Lee Mock, US amerikanische Drehbuchautorin, Regisseurin und Filmproduzentin Gerhard Mock (*… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mock — may refer to: In geography: Mock, California, in Inyo County In programming: Virtual mock or Mock object, simulated objects that mimics the behavior of real objects in controlled ways In mathematics: Mock modular form, mathematical function In… …   Wikipedia

  • Mock — Mock, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Mocked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Mocking}.] [F. moquer, of uncertain origin; cf. OD. mocken to mumble, G. mucken, OSw. mucka.] 1. To imitate; to mimic; esp., to mimic in sport, contempt, or derision; to deride by mimicry.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mock-Up on Mu — is a 2009 science fiction film directed by San Francisco film artist Craig Baldwin, filmed by Bill Daniel, and edited by Sylvia Schedelbauer. It was filmed in 16 mm and runs for 110 minutes.[1] Mock Up on Mu opened at the New York Film… …   Wikipedia

  • mock-up — n a full size model of something, made before the real thing is built, or made for a film, show etc mock up of ▪ a mock up of the system ▪ a mock up of a submarine →mock up at ↑mock1 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • mock — [mäk] vt. [ME mokken < OFr mocquer, to mock] 1. to hold up to scorn or contempt; ridicule 2. to imitate or mimic, as in fun or derision; burlesque 3. to lead on and disappoint; deceive 4. to defy and make futile; defeat [the fortress mocked… …   English World dictionary

  • Möck — ist der Name folgender Personen: Alexander Maria Möck (* 1969), deutscher Musiker Manfred Möck (* 1959), deutscher Schauspieler Sibylle Möck (* 1979), deutsche Moderatorin, Reporterin und Fernsehjournalistin Siehe auch Moeck …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mock-Up —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Mashup. En informatique, le terme mock up (qui vient du même mot anglais qui signifie une maquette à l échelle 1:1) désigne un prototype d interface utilisateur. Un mock up a ainsi pour rôle de présenter les… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • mock- — [mɔk US ma:k] prefix 1.) used to show that an attitude or feeling is pretended, not real ▪ a mock serious expression ▪ His frown was mock severe. 2.) copying a particular style, especially of building ▪ a mock Tudor fireplace …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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