a grass characteristic of moors, especially purple moor grass (Molinia caerulea) of heath and fenland and blue moor grass (Sesleria caerulea) of limestone uplands
[moor-hed, mawr-, mohr-] /ˈmurˌhɛd, ˈmɔr-, ˈmoʊr-/ noun 1. a city in W Minnesota.
[moo r-hen] /ˈmʊərˌhɛn/ noun 1. Also called water hen. a common species of gallinule, Gallinule chloropus, of nearly worldwide distribution. 2. any of several related gallinules. 3. Chiefly British. the female red grouse. /ˈmʊəˌhɛn; ˈmɔː-/ noun 1. a bird, Gallinula chloropus, inhabiting ponds, lakes, etc, having a black plumage, red bill, and a red shield […]
[moo r-ing] /ˈmʊər ɪŋ/ noun 1. the act of a person or thing that . 2. Usually, moorings. the means by which a ship, boat, or aircraft is . 3. moorings, a place where a ship, boat, or aircraft may be . 4. Usually, moorings. one’s stability or security: After the death of his wife […]
noun, Nautical. 1. a buoy to which ships or boats can be moored.