Moore

[ moor, mawr, mohr ]
/ mʊər, mɔr, moʊr /

noun

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British Dictionary definitions for Moore (1 of 2)

Moore1
/ (mʊə, mɔː) /

noun

British Dictionary definitions for Moore (2 of 2)

Moore2
/ (ˈmʊʊre) /

noun

another name for Mossi
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Medical definitions for Moore

Moore
[ mur, môr ]
Stanford 1913-1982

American biochemist. He shared a 1972 Nobel Prize for pioneering studies of the enzyme ribonuclease.
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