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English definition of “moor”

moor

noun [C] uk   /mɔːr/ /mʊər/ us    /mʊr/
an open area of hills covered with rough grass: the Yorkshire moorsDeserts, prairies and wildernesses

moor

verb [I or T] uk   /mɔːr/ /mʊər/ us    /mʊr/
to tie a boat so that it stays in the same place: We moored further up the river. We moored the boat to a large tree root.Arriving and departing by boat or ship
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