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The mut person of the drama are the women and the machos, or mules.

WORD ORIGIN

1928 (n.) "tough guy," from Spanish macho "male animal," noun use of adjective meaning "masculine, virile," from Latin masculus (see masculine). As an adjective, first attested in English 1959.