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a combining form representing manganese in compound words: manganite.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Also especially before a vowel, mangan-.
Words nearby mangano-
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How to use mangano- in a sentence
In 2002, Bush appointed a new national homeless policy czar, Philip Mangano.
Many old school homeless advocates resisted Mangano's approach.