mora
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mora(
moh
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rah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (fruit)
a. blackberry (from bramble)
Me encanta la mermelada de mora.I love blackberry jam.
b. mulberry (from Morus nigra tree)
A mi abuela no le gustan las moras.My grandma doesn't like mulberries.
c. white mulberry (from Morus alba tree)
Es difícil encontrar moras aquí.White mulberries are difficult to find here.
2. (legal)
a. delay
Si hay alguna mora en el pago, se aplicará una multa.If there is any delay in payment, a fine will be applied.
3. (phonetics)
a. mora
En mi clase de lingüística aprendí que una mora mide el peso silábico.In my linguistics class, I learned that a mora measures syllable weight.
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mora
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (de la zarzamora)
a. blackberry
2. (del moral)
a. mulberry
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mora
1 (Botánica) (zarzamora) blackberry; [del moral] mulberry;
2 (And) (bala) bullet
3 (México) (droga) pot (familiar); grass (familiar)
mora
(Economía) (Jur) delay
ponerse en mora to default
mora
(S. Cone) (morcilla) black pudding; blood sausage; (EEUU)
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Phrases with "mora"
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jugo de mora
blackberry juice
mora azul
blueberry
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