1. meticulous marked by precise accordance with details
  2. Macaulay English historian noted for his history of England
  3. maculate morally blemished; stained or impure
  4. macula a patch of skin that is discolored but not usually elevated
  5. McCauley heroine of the American Revolution who carried water to soldiers during the Battle of Monmouth Court House and took over her husband's gun when he was overcome by heat (1754-1832)
  6. miraculous peculiarly fortunate, as if by divine intervention
  7. sacculus a small sac or pouch
  8. secular someone who is not a clergyman or a professional person
  9. aculeus a sharp-pointed process especially a sting of a hymenopterous insect
  10. Macleaya a perennial herb of eastern Asia: plume poppy
  11. macule a patch of skin that is discolored but not usually elevated
  12. Jaculus jerboas
  13. Maclura yellowwood trees or shrubs
  14. Calais a town in northern France on the Strait of Dover that serves as a ferry port to England; in 1347 it was captured by the English king Edward III after a long siege and remained in English hands until it was recaptured by the French king Henry II in 1558
  15. Callas Greek coloratura soprano (born in the United States) known for her dramatic intensity in operatic roles (1923-1977)
  16. immaculate completely neat and clean
  17. McCullers United States novelist (1917-1967)
  18. musculus one of the contractile organs of the body
  19. Malaysia a constitutional monarchy in southeastern Asia on Borneo and the Malay Peninsula; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1957
  20. Menelaus the king of Sparta at the time of the Trojan War