Meaning of “mole” in the English Dictionary

"mole" in British English

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molenoun [ C ]

uk /məʊl/ us /moʊl/

(Definition of “mole” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mole" in American English

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molenoun [ C ]

us /moʊl/

mole noun [ C ] (ANIMAL)

a small, dark, furry mammal that lives in passages it digs under the ground

mole noun [ C ] (SPOT)

a small, dark, permanent spot or lump on a person’s skin

mole noun [ C ] (PERSON)

mole noun [ C ] (MEASUREMENT)

chemistry a unit of measurement of the amount of a substance expressed in grams

(Definition of “mole” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)