"manes" in the noun sense
long coarse hair growing from the crest of the animal's neck
2. mane, head of hair
growth of hair covering the scalp of a human being
"manes" in the verb sense
take charge of a certain job occupy a certain work place
"Mr. Smith manned the reception desk in the morning"
provide with workers
"We cannot man all the desks"
"Students were manning the booths"
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