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Moose vs. Mule

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Moose

The moose (in North America) or elk (in Eurasia) (Alces alces), is a member of the New World deer subfamily and is the largest and heaviest extant species in the deer family. Most adult male moose have distinctive broad, palmate ("open-hand shaped") antlers; most other members of the deer family have antlers with a dendritic ("twig-like") configuration.
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Mule

A mule is the offspring of a male donkey (jack) and a female horse (mare). Horses and donkeys are different species, with different numbers of chromosomes.
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Moose

A large deer (Alces alces) of northern North American and Eurasian forests, having a broad pendulous muzzle, humped shoulders, and large, palmate antlers in the male.
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Mule

The sterile hybrid offspring of a male donkey and a female horse, characterized by long ears and a short mane.
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Moose

The largest member of the deer family (Alces americanus, sometimes included in Alces alces), of which the male has very large, palmate antlers.
We saw a moose at the edge of the woods.
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Mule

A sterile hybrid, as between a canary and other birds or between certain plants.
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Moose

Any of the extinct moose-like deer of the genera Cervalces and Libralces.
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Mule

(Informal) A stubborn person.
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Moose

An ugly person.
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Mule

A spinning machine that makes thread or yarn from fibers. Also called spinning mule.
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Moose

An Asian girl taken as a lover.
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Mule

A small, usually electric tractor or locomotive used for hauling over short distances.
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Moose

A large cervine mammal (Alces alces syn. Alces machlis, syn Alces Americanus), native of the Northern United States and Canada. The adult male is about as large as a horse, and has very large, palmate antlers. It closely resembles the European elk, and by many Zoologists is considered the same species. See Elk.
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Mule

(Slang) A person who serves as a courier of illegal drugs.
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Moose

A member of the Progressive Party; a Bull Moose.
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Mule

A backless slipper or shoe, often with a closed toe.
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Moose

A member of the fraternal organization named Loyal Order of Moose.
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Mule

The generally sterile male or female hybrid offspring of a male donkey and a female horse.
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Moose

Large northern deer with enormous flattened antlers in the male; called elk in Europe and moose in North America
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Mule

The generally sterile hybrid offspring of any two species of animals.
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Mule

A hybrid plant.
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Mule

(informal) A stubborn person.
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Mule

(slang) A person paid to smuggle drugs.
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Mule

A coin or medal minted with obverse and reverse designs not normally seen on the same piece, either intentionally or in error.
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Mule

(RPG) A MMORPG character, or NPC companion in a tabletop RPG, used mainly to store extra inventory for the owner's primary character.
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Mule

Any of a group of cocktails involving ginger ale or ginger beer, citrus juice, and various liquors.
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Mule

(sailing) A kind of triangular sail for a yacht.
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Mule

A kind of cotton-spinning machine.
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Mule

A shoe that has no fitting or strap around the heel, but which covers the foot.
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Mule

To smuggle (illegal drugs).
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Mule

A hybrid animal; specifically, one generated between an ass and a mare. Sometimes the term is applied to the offspring of a horse and a she-ass, but that hybrid is more properly termed a hinny. See Hinny.
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Mule

A plant or vegetable produced by impregnating the pistil of one species with the pollen or fecundating dust of another; - called also hybrid.
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Mule

A very stubborn person.
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Mule

A machine, used in factories, for spinning cotton, wool, etc., into yarn or thread and winding it into cops; - called also jenny and mule-jenny.
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Mule

A slipper that has no fitting around the heel.
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Mule

Sterile offspring of a male donkey and a female horse
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Mule

A slipper that has no fitting around the heel
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