mou

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Scottish variant of mouth

mou

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noun

ˈmau̇ How to pronounce mou (audio)
ˈmü
variants or mow
ˈmau̇
or less commonly mu
plural mou or mow
: any of various Chinese units of land area
especially : one equal to 0.1518 acre

Word History

Etymology

Noun

Chinese (Pekingese) mou3, mu3

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“Mou.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mou. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

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