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Moored Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Moor \Moor\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Moored; p. pr. & vb. n. Mooring.] [Prob. fr. D. marren to tie, fasten, or moor a ship. See Mar.]
  1. (Naut.) To fix or secure, as a vessel, in a particular place by casting anchor, or by fastening with cables or chains; as, the vessel was moored in the stream; they moored the boat to the wharf.
  2. Fig.: To secure, or fix firmly. --Brougham.
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  • Moored balloon: A moored balloon is an inflated fabric structure, often shaped like an airship and usually filled with helium , that is restrained by a ...
  • Mao-4 moored mine: Moored-4 (锚-4, Mao-4) moored mine developed by Fengxi Machinery Factory (汾西机器厂) was accepted into service in November 1973, and it is the ...
  • Hybrid moored balloon: An hybrid moored balloon is a system that remains aloft using both buoyant lighter than air gases and aerodynamic lift . hybrid moored ...

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