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Definitions of moor:
  • noun:   open land usually with peaty soil covered with heather and bracken and moss
  • noun:   one of the Muslim people of north Africa; of mixed Arab and Berber descent; converted to Islam in the 8th century; conqueror of Spain in the 8th century
  • verb:   secure with cables or ropes
    Example: "Moor the boat"
  • verb:   come into or dock at a wharf
  • verb:   secure in or as if in a berth or dock
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #10449)

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