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Mercaʹtor’s Projection is Mercator’s chart or map for nautical purposes

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The meridian lines are at right angles to the parallels of latitude. It is so called because it was devised by Gerhard Kauffmann, whose surname Latinised is Mercator (Merchant). (1512–1594.)

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Menippos
Mennonites
Menstruum means a monthly dissolvent (Latin, mensis)
Mental Hallucinations
Mentor
Menu
Meo Periculo (Latin)
Mephibosheth
Mephistopheles, Mephistophilis, Mephostophilus
Mercador Amante
Mercator’s Projection is Mercator’s chart or map for nautical purposes
Merchant of Venice
Mercia
Mercurial
Mercurial Finger (The)
Mercuriale
Mercury
Mercury
Mercury Fig
Mercutio
Mercy