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moor 1

American English: /mʊr/
British English: /mɔː/
, /mʊə/

noun

  • 1.1 (boggy area)
    llanura (feminine) anegadiza
    1.2 (high exposed area)
    (especially British English)
    páramo (masculine)
    (covered with heather) brezal (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • This wide extent of habitats includes upland moors, grassy or boggy open areas in forests and damp grasslands and traditionally managed hayfields particularly in river valleys.
    • I was dreaming of gardens of primrose and moors covered with heather and cottages with honeysuckle over the door.
    • Its landscape of mountains, rugged cliffs, lakes, moors, beaches and bays are ideal for a week's swimming, canoeing, boating, fishing and walking.

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moor 2

transitive verb

  • Example sentences
    • He sees a market for Americans to moor their boats in Mexico year round as well as transient boaters.
    • Similar licences were granted to a number of individual owners to place moorings and to moor boats at various locations in the same general area.
    • There is enough space at the venue for 550 limousines, quay space to moor yachts and a heli-pad nearby.

intransitive verb

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Moor
American English: /mʊr/
British English: /mɔː/
, /mʊə/

noun

  • moro, (-ra) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Spain does not deny its occupation by the Muslim Moors.
    • His dynastic heritage was firmly based on the intolerant expulsion of both the Jews and the Moors from Spain in 1492.
    • When the Moors conquered most of the known world in the eighth century, they used a special technique to aid their cause.

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