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Definition of Mole

Mole
Mole Mole, n. [AS. m[=a]l; akin to OHG. meil, Goth. mail Cf. Mail a spot.] 1. A spot; a stain; a mark which discolors or disfigures. [Obs.] --Piers Plowman. 2. A spot, mark, or small permanent protuberance on the human body; esp., a spot which is dark-colored, from which commonly issue one or more hairs.
Mole
Mole Mole, n. [L. mola.] A mass of fleshy or other more or less solid matter generated in the uterus.
Mole
Mole Mole, n. [F. m[^o]le, L. moles. Cf. Demolish, Emolument, Molest.] A mound or massive work formed of masonry or large stones, etc., laid in the sea, often extended either in a right line or an arc of a circle before a port which it serves to defend from the violence of the waves, thus protecting ships in a harbor; also, sometimes, the harbor itself. --Brande & C.
Mole
Mole Mole, n. [OE. molle, either shortened fr. moldwerp, or from the root of E. mold soil: cf. D. mol, OD. molworp. See Moldwarp.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any insectivore of the family Talpid[ae]. They have minute eyes and ears, soft fur, and very large and strong fore feet. Note: The common European mole, or moldwarp (Talpa Europ[ae]a), is noted for its extensive burrows. The common American mole, or shrew mole (Scalops aquaticus), and star-nosed mole (Condylura cristata) have similar habits. Note: In the Scriptures, the name is applied to two unindentified animals, perhaps the chameleon and mole rat. 2. A plow of peculiar construction, for forming underground drains. [U.S.]
Mole
Mole Mole, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Moled; p. pr. & vb. n. Moling.] 1. To form holes in, as a mole; to burrow; to excavate; as, to mole the earth. 2. To clear of molehills. [Prov. Eng.] --Pegge.

Meaning of Mole from wikipedia

- mole Mole (espionage), a spy Mole (surname) Molé, a French surname Mole River (New South Wales) Mole Cr**** (Tasmania) River Mole, Surrey River Mole,...
- Mole (/ˈmoʊleɪ/, /ˈmoʊli/ Spanish pronunciation: [ˈmole]; from Nahuatl mōlli, "sauce") is a traditional sauce originally used in Mexican cuisine, as well...
- The mole is the unit of measurement for amount of substance in the International System of Units (SI). The unit is defined as the amount or sample of a...
- Moles are small mammals adapted to a subterranean lifestyle (i.e., fossorial). They have cylindrical bodies; velvety fur; very small, incon****uous ears...
- The naked mole-rat (Heterocephalus glaber), also known as the sand puppy, is a burrowing rodent native to parts of East Africa. It is closely related to...
- hydatidiform mole (or hydatid mole, mola hydatidosa). Molar pregnancies are categorized as partial moles or complete moles, with the word mole being used...
- Molality, also called molal concentration, is a measure of the concentration of a solute in a solution in terms of amount of substance in a specified...
- Moles can refer to: Moles de Xert, a mountain range in the Baix Maestrat comarca, Valencian Community, Spain The Moles (Australian band) The Moles, a...
- nevus-cell nevus and commonly as a mole) is a type of melanocytic tumor that contains nevus cells. The majority of moles appear during the first two decades...
- from Middle French mole, ultimately from Latin mōlēs, meaning a large m****, especially of rock; it has the same root as molecule and mole, the chemical unit...
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