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 for Mawk
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mawk \Mawk\ (m[add]k), n. [OE. mauk, ma[eth]ek, Icel. ma[eth]kr;
     akin to Dan. maddik, and E. mad an earthworm. See Mad, n.]
     [1913 Webster]
     1. A maggot. [Scot.]
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. A slattern; a mawks. [Prov. Eng.]
        [1913 Webster]

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  mawk
  
      An faster implementation of nawk written by
     Mike Brennan at Boeing in 1991 and distributed under GPL but
     distinct from GNU's gawk.
  
     Interpreter version 1.1.3 has been ported to Sun-3,
     Sun-4/{SunOS">Sun-4/{SunOS 4.0.3; Vax/{BSD} 4.3, ULTRIX 4.1;
     Stardent+3000/{SYSV">Stardent 3000/{SYSVR3; DECStation/{ULTRIX} 4.1,
     MS-DOS/{Turbo+C++">MS-DOS/{Turbo C++.
  
     ftp://oxy.edu/public/mawk)">(ftp://oxy.edu/public/mawk).
  
     (2000-05-04)
  

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