"moor" in the noun sense
one of the Muslim people of north Africa of mixed Arab and Berber descent converted to Islam in the 8th century conqueror of Spain in the 8th century
2. moor, moorland
open land usually with peaty soil covered with heather and bracken and moss
"moor" in the verb sense
1. moor, berth, tie up
secure in or as if in a berth or dock
"tie up the boat"
2. moor, berth, wharf
come into or dock at a wharf
"the big ship wharfed in the evening"
secure with cables or ropes
"moor the boat"
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