mola

noun mo·la \ˈmōlə\

Definition of mola

  1. 1 capitalized :  the type genus of the family Molidae including solely a large widely distributed ocean sunfish (M. Mola)

  2. 2 plural mola or molas :  any fish of the genus Mola; broadly :  ocean sunfish

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Origin and Etymology of mola

New Latin, from Latin, millstone; from its shape and rough skin — more at mill


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