How to use Maquis in a sentence
The great mass of the vegetation, however, is of the low-growing type (maquis or garrigue of the western Mediterranean), with small and stiff leaves, and frequently thorny and aromatic, as for example the ilex (Quercus coccifera), Smilax, Cistus, Lentiscus, Calycotome, &c. (2) Next comes, from 1600 to 6500 ft., the mountain region, which may also be called the forest region, still exhibiting sparse woods and isolated trees wherever shelter, moisture and the inhabitants have permitted their growth.
On the lower slopes of the mountains and on all the parts left uncultivated the prevailing form of vegetation consists of a dense growth of shrubs with thick leathery leaves, such as are known to the French as maquis, to the Italians as macchic, and to the Spaniards as monte bajo,2 shrubs which, however much they resemble each other in external appearance, belong botanically to a great variety of families.
Van der Stok then joined up with local maquis who took him into Spain.
It has its own garden area and lovely views from the terrace, across the fragrant maquis to the blue of the bay.
They are searching for a ship of Maquis rebels that disappeared with a Federation spy on board.Advertisement
The neer-do-well admiral's son was drummed out of Starfleet following negligence in an accident and joined the Maquis.
Captured and sent to prison, he's their best chance of finding the Maquis in the Badlands.
In this distant part of space, they encounter the Maquis ship which had been seized by the same force that brought Voyager across the galaxy.
And then the mixed crew of former enemies, Starfleet and Maquis, form the new crew of Voyager for the long trip home.
Chakotay (Robert Beltran), Captain of the Maquis vessel, becomes Janeway's first officer.Advertisement
Add to that the fact that a third of her crew were the very Maquis rebels she'd set out to arrest, and the challenges she faces are immense.
If Paris helps her find the Maquis, he'll be granted early parole.
Tom and his buddy Ensign Kim befriend B'Elanna Torres, the hot-tempered Klingon-human Maquis who becomes the ship's engineer.
After leaving the Academy, Lieutenant B'Elanna Torres found a new home in the Maquis, where discipline was less important than technical competence.
And with the spit-and-baling-wire engines of Maquis ships, a competent engineer is a must.Advertisement
When both the Maquis ship and Voyager are seized by the enigmatic Caretaker entity and thrown to the far side of the galaxy, Torres is taken from the ship for various medical tests.
When you first hear that Voyager's Captain Janeway (Kate Mulgrew) makes a Maquis rebel leader her first officer, you don't see how that could possibly work.
It works because Commander Chakotay (Robert Beltran) was not a Maquis rebel because he has a rebellious nature.
In fact he had a distinguished career in Starfleet before resigning to join the Maquis.
Chakotay's dual background with Starfleet and the Maquis is the key to the success of Voyager's blended crew.Advertisement
Maquis crewmember's distaste with Starfleet compelled Chakotay to settle things 'the Maquis way', which involved beating the stuffing out of the complainer.
Early difficulties for Chakotay involve a Maquis crewmember selling out Voyager to their new enemies the Kazon.
In early episodes, there was significant antagonism between the Commander and Lt. Tom Paris (Robert Duncan McNeill), the Starfleet-Maquis convicted traitor who was assisting Voyager in tracking the Maquis ship.
For the more obscure alien races, this site has ships of the Borg Collective, Ferengi Alliance, the Maquis, and the Gorn Defense Force.
Janeway's task to hold her crew together and to integrate the Maquis and battling the Borg as they tried to return from the Delta Quadrant, gave her a unique perspective.Advertisement
Voyager mingled two vitally different crews - Starfleet loyalists aboard the Voyager and the Maquis rebels under the command of Chakotay.
Tuvok, a Vulcan and security officer was also a plant in the Maquis.
This included setting up the milice, an adjunct police force which had the primary mission of tracking down and arresting the rebel maquis who were still resisting the German occupation with the help of the British.