[moh-guh l, -guhl, moh-guhl] /ˈmoʊ gəl, -gʌl, moʊˈgʌl/
any of the Mongol conquerors of India who established an empire that lasted from 1526 to 1857, but held only nominal power after 1803.
See also .
any of their descendants.
(lowercase) an important, powerful, or influential person:
a mogul of the movie industry.
a Mongol or Mongolian.
Railroads. a steam locomotive having a two-wheeled front truck, six driving wheels, and no rear truck.
of or relating to the Moguls or their empire.
an important or powerful person
a type of steam locomotive with a wheel arrangement of two leading wheels, six driving wheels, and no trailing wheels
a mound of hard snow on a ski slope
a member of the Muslim dynasty of Indian emperors established by Baber in 1526 See Great Mogul
a Muslim Indian, Mongol, or Mongolian
of or relating to the Moguls or their empire
“powerful person,” 1670s, from Great Mogul, Mongol emperor of India after the conquest of 1520s, from Persian and Arabic mughal, mughul, alteration of Mongol (q.v.), the Asiatic people.
“elevation on a ski slope,” 1961, probably [Barnhart] from Scandinavian (cf. dialectal Norwegian mugje, fem. muga, “a heap, a mound”), or [OED] from southern German dialect mugel in the same sense.
[mon-oh] /ˈmɒn oʊ/ adjective 1. (def 2). /ˈmɒnəʊ/ adjective 1. short for monophonic noun 2. monophonic sound; monophony 1959 as a shortening of monophonic; earlier used among printers for “monotype machine” (c.1925) and generally for monochrome (motorcar, etc.), 1940s. From 1964 as short for mononucleosis. mono mon·o (mŏn’ō) n. Infectious mononucleosis. noun 1. monaural 2. […]
[moh-zey-ik] /moʊˈzeɪ ɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to Moses or the writings, laws, and principles attributed to him: Mosaic ethics. /məˈzeɪɪk/ noun 1. a design or decoration made up of small pieces of coloured glass, stone, etc 2. the process of making a mosaic 3. 4. (genetics) another name for chimera (sense 4) 5. […]
[pon-tik] /ˈpɒn tɪk/ adjective 1. pertaining to the Pontus Euxinus or to Pontus. /ˈpɒntɪk/ adjective 1. denoting or relating to the Black Sea adj. 1550s; see Pontus + -ic. pontic pon·tic (pŏn’tĭk) n. An artificial tooth on a fixed partial denture.
[moh-stuh-leys; Spanish maw-staw-les] /ˈmoʊ stə leɪs; Spanish ˈmɔ stɔˌlɛs/ noun 1. a city in central Spain, a SW suburb of Madrid.