mor

noun
\ˈmȯr \

Definition of mor 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: forest humus that forms a layer of largely organic matter distinct from the mineral soil beneath

Definition of MOR (Entry 2 of 2)

middle of the road

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Non-alcoholic options include mors, a traditional drink made from cranberries offering a characteristic sweet-and-sour experience. James Ellingworth, Fox News, "Dining Russian-style at the World Cup," 7 June 2018 For example, the evaluation found nine of 30 administrator accounts hadn’t been used in more than a year. Kathleen Ronayne, sacbee, "Folsom, Shasta among dams at-risk of ‘insider threats’," 12 June 2018 Beverages were coffee, tea or mors, a non-carbonated drink usually made from lingonberry and cranberry. Joe Grimm, Detroit Free Press, "Travel: Exploring the historic walled cities of northwestern Russia," 15 July 2017 The deputy pulled in behind Mors and turned on his lights and siren. Martin Vassolo, miamiherald, "Teen took stolen BMW on a 135-mile joyride to the Keys, police say," 18 June 2017 Mors faces counts of grand theft of a motor vehicle, fleeing and eluding a law enforcement officer and driving with no valid driver’s license. Aric Chokey, Sun-Sentinel.com, "Pompano teen arrested after crashing stolen BMW in Monroe County," 18 June 2017 Mors was arrested and charged with grand theft of a motor vehicle, fleeing and eluding a law enforcement officer and driving without a license. Martin Vassolo, miamiherald, "Teen took stolen BMW on a 135-mile joyride to the Keys, police say," 18 June 2017

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First Known Use of mor

Noun

1931, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mor

Noun

Danish, literally, humus

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