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moose

Etymology

From North-Eastern Algonquian language, perhaps Eastern Abenaki or Narragansett, mos (or something similar; Proto-Algonquian *mōswa), possibly meaning "he strips off [bark]."[1][2][3]

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
moose

Plural
moose, (chiefly humorous) meese, (dated, rare) mooses

moose (plural moose, (chiefly humorous) meese, (dated, rare) mooses)

  1. (US) The largest member of the deer family (Alces alces), of which the male has very large, palmate antlers.
    We saw two moose at the edge of the woods by the marsh.

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