Maquis

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Maquis shrubland or macchia is a biome in the Mediterranean region. The name has been adopted by a variety of guerrilla movements.

Maquis may also refer to:

  • Maquis (World War II), predominantly rural guerrilla bands of the French Resistance
  • Spanish Maquis, guerrillas who resisted the Francisco Franco regime in the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War
  • Maquis (Star Trek), anti-Cardassian resistance movement in the fictional Star Trek universe
  • "The Maquis", second-season two-part episode of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine that introduced the above group
  • Maquis or Maqui berries, the berry of the Aristotelia chilensis bush in southern Chile

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