Definition of mackinaw

Common misspellings:
  • mackinac (100.0%)
  • macinaw (0.0%)
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Examples of usage:
  1. With the two dollars and a half which remained of his share of the sale Brit sent to a mail order house for a mackinaw coat and felt cheated afterwards because the coat was not wind and waterproof as advertised in the catalogue - Sawtooth Ranch by B. M. Bower

  2. During the whole of the aggressive administrations of both Thomas A Scott and George B Roberts the great system continued to spread out steadily until it had penetrated as far as Mackinaw City on the north and Chesapeake Bay on the south - The Railroad Builders A Chronicle of the Welding of the States, Volume 38 in The Chronicles of America Series by John Moody