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moan

verb [I]  /moʊn/ us  
to make a long, low sound because of pain or suffering, or to say something in a complaining way: We could hear someone moaning within the rubble of the collapsed building.
moan
noun [C]  /moʊn/ us  
We could hear moans and screams, but we couldn’t tell where they were coming from.
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