There are 2 main definitions of Mao in English:

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Mao 1

Pronunciation: /mou/

noun

[as modifier]
Denoting a jacket or suit of a plain style with a mandarin collar, associated with communist China.

Origin

1960s: by association with Mao Zedong.

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Syllabification: Mao

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There are 2 main definitions of Mao in English:

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MAO 2

abbreviation

Biochemistry

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Syllabification: MAO

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