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noun [plural] uk   /ˈmɔː.reɪz/ us    /ˈmɔːr.eɪz/ formal
the traditional customs and ways of behaving that are typical of a particular (part of) society: middle-class mores the mores and culture of the JapaneseCustom, tradition and conformity
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