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"mule" in British English

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mulenoun [C]

uk   us   /mjuːl/
  • mule noun [C] (ANIMAL)

an ​animal whose ​mother is a ​horse and whose ​father is a donkey, used ​especially for ​transportinggoods
  • mule noun [C] (SHOE)

a woman's ​shoe or ​slipper that has no back
(Definition of mule from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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mulenoun [C]

 us   /mjul/
an ​animal whose ​mother is a ​horse and whose ​father is a ​donkey, used esp. for ​transportingloads
(Definition of mule from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mule”
in Korean 노새…
in Arabic بَغل…
in Malaysian keldai…
in French mule…
in Russian мул…
in Chinese (Traditional) 動物, 騾子…
in Italian mulo…
in Turkish katır…
in Polish muł…
in Spanish mula…
in Vietnamese con la…
in Portuguese mula…
in Thai ล่อ…
in German das Maultier, der Maulesel…
in Catalan matxo…
in Japanese ラバ(雄ロバと雌ウマの雑種)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 动物, 骡子…
in Indonesian keledai…
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