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mole English (Noun) A pigmented spot on the skin, a naevus, slightly raised, and sometimes hairy.A pigmented spot on the skin, a naevus, slightly raised, and sometimes hairy.
mole English (Noun) (espionage) An internal spy, a person who involves himself or herself with an enemy organisation, especially an intelligence or governmental organisation, to determine and betray its secrets [...](espionage) An internal spy, a person who involves himself or herself with an enemy organisation, especially an intelligence or governmental organisation, to determine and betray its secrets [...]
mole English (Noun) (nautical) A massive structure, usually of stone, used as a pier, breakwater or junction between places separated by water.. (rare) A haven or harbour, protected with such a breakwater.(nautical) A massive structure, usually of stone, used as a pier, breakwater or junction between places separated by water.. (rare) A haven or harbour, protected with such a breakwater.
mole English (Noun) (chemistry, physics) In the International System of Units, the base unit of amount of substance; the amount of substance of a system which contains as many elementary entities (atoms, ions, [...](chemistry, physics) In the International System of Units, the base unit of amount of substance; the amount of substance of a system which contains as many elementary entities (atoms, ions, [...]
mole English (Noun) A hemorrhagic mass of tissue in the uterus caused by a dead ovum.A hemorrhagic mass of tissue in the uterus caused by a dead ovum.
mole English (Noun) One of several spicy sauces typical of the cuisine of Mexico and neighboring Central America, especially the sauce which contains chocolate and which is used in cooking main dishes, not desserts.One of several spicy sauces typical of the cuisine of Mexico and neighboring Central America, especially the sauce which contains chocolate and which is used in cooking main dishes, not desserts.

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