Moho

/ (ˈməʊhəʊ) /

noun

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Example sentences from the Web for Moho

  • The very old natives say they remember the bird and call it "Moho."

    Extinct Birds|Walter Rothschild
  • Moho saw her still swimming and sent another wind servant, Makani-kona, the south wind, to drive her again out in the ocean.

    Legends of Gods and Ghosts (Hawaiian Mythology)|W. D. (William Drake) Westervelt
  • Dr. Sclater justly proposed a new generic term for the "Entomyza" or "Moho" angustipluma of former authors.

    Extinct Birds|Walter Rothschild

Scientific definitions for Moho

Moho
[ mōhō′ ]

The Mohorovičić discontinuity.
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